Explain how liquid hydrogen can be used as a fuel.

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Hydrogen is a clean fuel that, when consumed in a fuel cell, produces only water. Hydrogen can be produced from a variety of domestic resources, such as natural gas, nuclear power, biomass, and renewable power like solar and wind. These qualities make it an attractive fuel option for transportation and electricity generation applications. It can be used in cars, in houses, for portable power, and in many more applications. It is an energy carrier that can be used to store, move, and deliver energy produced from other sources.

Liquid hydrogen has a high calorific value & heat output is very huge through burning. Its high heating value gives better ignition temperature, sufficient flame sustaining time. So, liquid hydrogen is preferred.

Hydrogen fuel is a zero-emission fuel burned with oxygen. It can be used in fuel cells or internal combustion engines. It is also used as a fuel for spacecraft propulsion

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