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US20080085432 Solid oxide fuel cell module and control method thereof  
In a solid oxide fuel cell module (1) incorporating a burner (6) not only in an oxidizer side burner (5) of the module (1) but also in a fuel side, directly heating from both sides by a combustion...
US20150064592 HEATER AND METHOD OF OPERATING  
A heater includes a heater housing extending along a heater axis. A fuel cell stack assembly is disposed within the heater housing and includes a plurality of fuel cells which convert chemical...
US20150064593 HEATER  
A heater includes a fuel cell stack assembly disposed within a heater housing and includes a plurality of fuel cells which convert chemical energy from a fuel into heat and electricity through a...
US20050074646 Apparatus and method for solid oxide fuel cell and thermo photovoltaic converter based power generation system  
A method and apparatus for providing a source of power, comprising: a solid oxide fuel cell system and a thermo photovoltaic device. The solid oxide fuel cell system provides a first source of...
US20070166580 Fuel reforming system having movable heat source and fuel cell system comprising the same  
A fuel reforming system and a fuel cell system including the same, the fuel reforming system including: a fuel reformer adapted to produce a reformed gas having hydrogen as a main component from a...
US20150140463 HEATER WITH A FUEL CELL STACK ASSEMBLY AND A COMBUSTOR AND METHOD OF OPERATING  
A heater includes a heater housing extending along a heater axis. A fuel cell stack assembly is disposed within the heater housing and includes a plurality of fuel cells which convert chemical...
US20070196703 SYSTEM FOR SUPPLYING ENERGY TO A PLURALITY OF BUILDING UNITS  
A system for supplying energy to a plurality of building units includes a plurality of fuel cells installed in a plurality of building units, a common reformer which generates hydrogen from fuel,...
US20070243433 Reformer with a plurality of heaters and fuel cell system using the same  
Disclosed are a reformer with a plurality of heaters for precisely controlling the temperature thereof, and a fuel cell system using the same. The fuel cell system is constructed with an electric...
US20080176114 FUEL CELL SYSTEM AND MANAGING METHOD THEREOF  
A fuel cell system a includes a cooling water temperature raising unit that raises the temperature of a fuel cell stack by passing discharge gas of a process burner or hydrogen gas of a fuel...
US20100316925 FUEL CELL SYSTEM  
A fuel cell system including a fuel cell module, a heat generation module, and a fuel supplying module is provided. The fuel supplying module supplies a fuel gas to the heat generation module....
US20080107937 Electrically-heated metal vaporizer for fuel/air preparation in a hydrocarbon reformer assembly  
A catalytic reformer assembly and methods of operation, including fast start-up, are provided. The reformer assembly includes an electrically-conductive metallic vaporizer having a very high...
US20070248859 Recuperative exhaust gas processor for a fuel cell system  
Fuel cell systems and methods are disclosed, where the systems include a burner configured to receive a first gas that is exhausted from a fuel cell and to combust the first gas to provide a...
US20060194085 Reformer for fuel cell system and fuel cell system having the same  
A reformer includes a burner that generates thermal energy, and a reforming reaction unit that is supplied with thermal energy from the burner to generate a hydrogen-rich gas from a fuel, wherein...
US20100015476 THERMALLY INTEGRATED FUEL CELL SYSTEM  
A thermally integrated fuel cell system includes a stack zone, a burner zone and a low temperature zone. The fuel is combined with steam and passed sequentially through a primary reformer and a...
US20060251934 High temperature fuel cell system with integrated heat exchanger network  
A fuel cell system includes a fuel cell stack, a heat transfer device which is adapted to transfer heat from a cathode exhaust stream of the fuel cell stack to water to be provided to an fuel...
US20110045373 GENERATOR MODULE ARCHITECTURE FOR A LARGE SOLID OXIDE FUEL CELL POWER PLANT  
A solid oxide fuel cell module contains a plurality of integral bundle assemblies, the module containing a top portion with an inlet fuel plenum and a bottom portion receiving air inlet feed and...
US20060210848 Reformer fuel cell system with external burner  
A reformer fuel cell system having a plurality of components, that are a plurality of partial reformer systems forming a reformer for the generation of a hydrogen-rich gas and a fuel cell for the...
US20070248849 Method for operation of an energy system, as well as an energy system  
An energy system, in at least one embodiment, includes an energy production device for production of energy for the energy system with the aid of an working medium, a superconductor for low-loss...
US20070207351 Use Of An Ammonia Storage Device In Production Of Energy  
An electric power generating unit comprising (i) an ammonia storage device in the form of a container comprising an ammonia absorbing and releasing salt of the general formula: Ma(NH3)nXz, wherein...
US20110143249 FUEL CELL SYSTEM AND METHOD OF CONTROLLING THE FUEL CELL SYSTEM  
A fuel cell system includes: a fuel cell; a heat exchanger that uses exhaust heat from the fuel cell to heat a fluid; and a control section that estimates the amount of heated fluid that will be...
US20080044695 REFORMER SYSTEM  
A reformer system for generating a hydrogen-containing gas for a fuel cell system, especially in a motor vehicle, includes an evaporator arrangement (12) to be fed with hydrocarbon and mixed...
US20050008916 Solid oxide fuel cell, solid oxide fuel cell assembly, solid oxide fuel cell module, and solid oxide fuel cell power generator  
A shape and conductivity of a cylindrical porous metal substrate of low power collection losses are defined, and a solid oxide fuel cell of a high output or high start-up performance is provided...
US20080131746 COMPACT RADIANT BURNER DEVICE WITH TWO HEATING SURFACES, AND APPLICATION  
The invention relates to a radiant gas burner device comprising a first cylindrical chamber (1) and a first injector (2) for feeding the first chamber with a combustible gas mixture, the first...
US20050074645 Apparatus and method for solid oxide fuel cell and thermionic emission based power generation system  
A method and apparatus for providing a source of power, comprising: a solid oxide fuel cell system and a thermionic device. The solid oxide fuel cell system provides a first source of power,...
US20120064422 FUEL CELL SYSTEM AND CONTROL METHOD THEREOF  
A fuel cell system is provided with a fuel cell, a first combustor, a first heating gas return channel and a gas supplier. The fuel cell includes a solid electrolyte cell with an anode and a...
US20110045372 FUEL CELL INTEGRAL BUNDLE ASSEMBLY INCLUDING CERAMIC OPEN END SEAL AND VERTICAL AND HORIZONTAL THERMAL EXPANSION CONTROL  
A plurality of integral bundle assemblies contain a top portion with an inlet fuel plenum and a bottom portion containing a base support, the base supports a dense, ceramic air exhaust manifold...
US20070231633 FUEL SYSTEM AND FUEL CELL SYSTEM  
A fuel system includes: a fuel vessel storing an organic raw material which has a higher saturated vapor pressure than the atmospheric pressure; a first flow rate unit regulating a flow rate of...
US20080044699 FUEL PROCESSOR HAVING CARBON MONOXIDE REMOVING UNIT AND METHOD OF OPERATING THE SAME  
A fuel processor having a CO removal unit including an apparatus for warming a CO shifter, is provided. A method of using the fuel processor is also provided. The fuel processor includes a...
US20080020336 Burner Device with a Porous Body  
A burner device having a burner chamber (26) filled at least partially by a porous body (28), an evaporation zone (12) upstream of the burner chamber (26) for evaporating liquid fuel supplied via...
US20120321979 CONTROL STRATEGY TO PREVENT UNEXPECTED HYDROGEN FLOW TO THE CATHODE DUE TO A FAILED PRESSURE SENSOR WHILE CATALYTIC HEATING  
A method for determining a flow of a gas through an injector and a flow of a gas through a valve in a fuel cell system. The method includes determining an injector flow estimation for the gas...
US20070020495 Power generating apparatus using solid oxide fuel cell  
The present invention relates to a power generating apparatus that generates electric power using a solid oxide fuel cell by directly exposing the fuel cell to a premixed gas combustion flame...
US20060199051 Combined heat and power system  
There is described a combined heat and power, or cogeneration, system combining a fuel cell for generating electrical power with a thermal power source, the system comprising: a fuel processor for...
US20070224462 Method to Cold-Start Fuel Cell System at Sub-Zero Temperatures  
The invention concerns a method to cold-start a fuel cell system at sub-zero temperatures, whereby the fuel cell system comprises a fuel cells stack, upstream of which is connected a heating...
US20080124594 FUEL CELL SYSTEM HAVING RELIABLE AIR SUPPLY LINE  
A fuel cell system includes a fuel cell stack generating electric power using an electrochemical reaction between hydrogen and oxygen, a fuel process unit supplying reformed gas to the fuel cell...
US20070122666 Method of operating fuel cell system and fuel cell system  
To provide a fuel cell power generation system which has no assist combustion system and thus is simple in structure and a method for starting the fuel cell power generation system and controlling...
US20060073366 Power generator by solid electrolyte fuel cell  
The present invention is directed to a power generating apparatus that uses, as a power supply means, a flat plate-like solid electrolyte fuel cell of the type that directly utilizes a flame...
US20070048573 Direct-flame-exposure-type fuel-cell power generating apparatus  
In a direct-flame-exposure-type fuel-cell power generating apparatus according to the present invention, a flame produced by burning a mixture gas of a fuel gas and air is supplied to an anode...
US20070269691 REFORMER WITH OXYGEN SUPPLIER AND FUEL CELL SYSTEM USING THE SAME  
A reformer comprises an oxygen supplying unit that supplies oxygen having a high purity, a combustion reacting unit that burns oxygen and a combustible fuel, a reforming reacting unit that...
US20050037244 Production of hydrogen by autothermic decomposition of ammonia  
This invention relates to the autothermal decomposition of ammonia to produce high purity hydrogen. This invention also relates to a fuel cell system wherein hydrogen that is produced from the...
US20070015044 Solid oxide fuel cell directly utilizing flame  
A solid oxide fuel cell that directly utilizes a flame according to the present invention has a solid oxide substrate, a cathode electrode layer formed on one surface, and an anode electrode layer...
US20080014483 HYDROGEN GENERATION DEVICE, A FUEL CELL SYSTEM, AND AN ANALYSIS SYSTEM  
A hydrogen generation device includes a container; a hydrogen generation unit configured to generate a hydrogen-containing gas; a combustion unit configured to combust a part of the...
US20080063908 FUEL CELL SYSTEM WITH PURGING DEVICE AND METHOD FOR OPERATING SAME  
A fuel cell system with a purging device and a method for stopping the operation of a fuel cell system comprising: a reforming device comprising a heat source unit to generate combustion heat to...
US20080138664 ENERGY PRODUCTION UNIT INTEGRATING A BURNER AND A FUEL CELL  
The invention concerns an energy production unit, of electric energy in particular, comprising a fuel cell (1) and a heat source (2) thermally coupled to the fuel cell (1) at least to allow the...
US20100075192 CURRENT COLLECTOR FOR SOLID OXIDE FUEL CELL TUBE WITH INTERNAL FUEL PROCESSING  
A solid oxide fuel cell includes a tube, a spacer element, a catalytic substrate and an anode current collector. The solid oxide fuel cell further includes a spacer element disposed within the...
US20140186736 FUEL CELL MODULE  
Provided is a solid oxide fuel cell module that is small in size and is capable of stably generating power. A plurality of power generation units and are located such that a first fuel cell and an...
US20070082237 Fuel reforming apparatus and fuel cell system with the same  
A fuel reforming apparatus which generates a reformed gas containing hydrogen by reforming a fuel and supplies the reformed gas to a fuel cell body is provided. The fuel reforming apparatus is...
US20050244681 Method and system for controlling fluid flow in a fuel processing system  
Fuel processing systems, which reform a hydrocarbon fuel to produce hydrogen suitable for use in a fuel cell, have multiple air inlets for various process steps. Controls and feedback loops are...
US20110136028 FUEL CELL SYSTEM AND CONTROL METHOD OF THE SAME  
Features is a fuel cell system including: a stack consisting of a plurality of unit cells generating electrical energy by means of electrochemical reaction of a fuel and an oxidizing agent; a fuel...
US20080096062 REFORMER OF FUEL CELL SYSTEM AND METHOD OF CONTROLLING THE SAME  
A reformer for a fuel cell system, and a method of controlling the reformer. The reformer includes a cylindrical reforming catalyst; a burner disposed inside of the reforming catalyst and...
US20080118795 Cogeneration System Using Fuel Cell  
A cogeneration system using a fuel cell includes a gas-mixture-supply passage L supplied with a fuel gas and an oxidant gas; a gas combustor 31 for combusting the gas mixture which has passed...

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