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1. (WO2018126292) HYDROGEN PRODUCTION

Pub. No.:    WO/2018/126292    International Application No.:    PCT/AU2017/051451
Publication Date: Fri Jul 13 01:59:59 CEST 2018 International Filing Date: Sat Dec 23 00:59:59 CET 2017
IPC: C12P 7/40
C25B 1/02
Applicants: SEA-NERGY PTY LTD
Inventors: EVANS, Jason Scott
Title: HYDROGEN PRODUCTION
Abstract:
A method for producing a carboxylic acid compound from seawater is disclosed. The method comprises mixing a predetermined amount of a sugar with the seawater for a sufficient period of time such that catabolysis of the sugar is able to occur, whereby the carboxylic acid compound is produced. The solution comprising the carboxylic acid compound can be electrolysed to produce, inter alia, hydrogen.