Reply to post: "How the holy hell do you run on ammonia?"

Electric driverless cars could make petrol and diesel motors 'socially unacceptable'

John Smith 19 Gold badge

"How the holy hell do you run on ammonia?"


Use it in a fuel cell.

In the 1960 Phillips built an electric bike running on Hydrazine, which is a cousin of Ammonia.

It's also toxic in WMD levels of exposure.

I'd agree a liquid fuel is the way to go. My ideal choice would be sugar soln in a fuel cell. Grow plant, chop up, add water, warm up a bit, filter then pour into tank.

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