InnovationQ and the IP.com Prior Art Database will be updated on Sunday, December 15, from 11am-2pm ET. You may experience brief service interruptions during that time.
Browse Prior Art Database

Integration of a Fuel Cell Power Plant Hydrodesulfurizer With a Central Furnace

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000007929D
Publication Date: 2002-May-06

Publishing Venue

The IP.com Prior Art Database


For applications where a fuel cell power plant is used to supply electricity to a building (typically a home or business), the hydrodesulfurizer can be thermally integrated with the central furnace used to heat the building, such that the hydrodeslfurizer is maintained at nominal operating temperatures when the furnace is firing.