Schematic of an oxyhydrogen booster
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Keywords Energy conversion, Biofuels, energy, Oxyhydrogen
SDGs Sustainable Development Goals SDG07 Affordable and clean energy
Authors KVDP
Published 2012
License CC BY-SA 4.0
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A Oxyhydrogen booster is a device that produces small amounts of oxyhydrogen for mixing with another fuel prior to burning it in a internal combustion engine. They are popularly used to decrease costs/km in terms of fuel expenses in vehicles.

Workings[edit | edit source]

Oxyhydrogen boosters derive power from the battery (batteries being present in most IC engines, as they need electricity for vehicle lights, sparks (for igniting the fuel in non-magneto-based IC engines), ...). As the combustion occurs a lot more violently and more heat is generated than what was needed to make the gas, the fuel efficiency of the vehicle goes up.

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