Greater Efficiency / Lower Environmental Impact
UC3 – Ultimate Cell ® Continuous Combustion hydrogen technology is designed to optimize continuous combustion processes in industrial plants, such as cement plants, municipal solid waste incineration, glass, pulp, steel, and mega power plants, amongst other applications.
This technology is developed and sold exclusively by UTIS Company. An innovative hydrogen technology that significantly enhances the characteristics of conventional continuous combustion processes. Substantially improving the process and reducing its related emissions. With an estimated patent value in the tens of millions of euros. The UC3 system is covered globally by a product-liability insurance policy to the value of 10M€ with AIG insurance.
A technology that improves combustion efficiency through the injection of specific amounts of hydrogen gas “H2”.
Hydrogen offers an effective opportunity to amplify continuous-combustion output in industrial applications. The scientific principle of our technology is the central production and injection of precisely determined, pressurized amounts of hydrogen gas (H2) and oxygen gas (O2) into the combustion chamber. This technology is designed to optimize the industrial continuous-combustion reaction. When operational, the UC3 – Ultimate Cell ® initiates an electrolysis reaction within its PEM electrolyzer (which can range in size), resulting in the chemical separation of hydrogen (H2) and oxygen (O2) molecules. These H2 and O2 molecules are injected with controlled pressure, per application operational needs, into the combustion stream.
This catalytic process intensifies the combustion, increasing its efficiency and lowering its related CO2 emissions by utilizing the chemical integration of hydrogen gas as a catalyst for the combustion of hydrocarbon fuel (petroleum fossil fuels).
UC3 technology has overcome all design challenges to reduce industrial CAPEX requirements cost-effectively.
Hydrogen and Oxygen
The UC3 system is containerized, plug & play system, with standard dimensions of (6.20m x 3.00m x 3.00m), and an approximate weight of 4.500kg. Internally, it embeds a PEM electrolysis system (Proton Exchange Membrane electrolysis system), powered by electrical connections (up to 80 kW/h) and supplied with tap water (up to 20 l/h). The entire system is cooled internally by a chiller.
The UC3 system technological methodology is the production of hydrogen gas (H2) and oxygen gas (O2) by PEM electrolysis production process, without the need for mid-storage accumulation in the system between the production and the point of consumption.
In application, these gases will substantially improve combustion efficiency, reducing the use of fuels, such as (coal, natural gas, biomass, petcock, RDF, fuel-oil, among others), and reducing the release of CO2 emissions into the atmosphere.
Up to 10 Nm3/h of hydrogen (H2) and up to 5 Nm3/h of Oxigen (O2)
A more complete and efficient fuels burning.
Reduced Exhaust Gas Emission
Reduced consumption of fossil fuels
Speeds up the Combustion reaction and increases its rate
Efficiency of combustion through the injection of hydrogen and oxygen.
Reducing fuel consumption
Through the optimization of continuous combustion.
Safe and Reliable
Without hydrogen mid-storage between production and the point of consumption.
24 Hour/Day Control
24 hours/day Control and with emergency stop system.
Return on investment (ROI) fast and highly attractive.
Significant reduction of Specific Thermal Consumption (kcal/kg).
A containerized system with simplified industrial installation.
UC3 system has been designed with consideration in mind for ease of industrial installation. Ensuring a trouble-free induction process. The system requires exclusively, electrical connection, communication, water supply, and sewage.
For all types of Industrial Continuous Combustion Applications
- Pulp and Paper
- Biomass power plants
- Municipal Solid Waste Incinerators
- Iron and Steel
- Power Plants
- Other Industries
Suited for use with all types of fuels.
- Mineral coal
- Natural gas
- Alternative fuels
(waste tires, RDF, among others)
- Municipal Solid Waste
- Automatic control
- Local control via HMI Interface
- Modbus TCP remote control and point-to-point digital hardware
- Automatic detection of alarms and communication
- H2 leakage detection system
- Adjustable gas production
- Manual emergency stop
- Automatic emergency stop
- Integrated system for production of electrolytes
from running water
- Containerized system plug-in that only needs
electrical connection as well as potable water.
|Device Type||PEM Electrolyser System|
|H2 Production||1 to 10 m3/h @99.5%|
|H2 Output Pressure||3-10 barg|
|O2 Production||0.5 to 5 m3/h|
|O2 Output Pressure||1-7 barg|
|Approximate weight||4 ton|
|Dimensions||6m x 3m x 3m|
|Water Supply||Up to 40 L/h|