Argument: Some methods strip hydrogen from Methane, releasing CO2
- Debate: Hydrogen vehicles - con argument.
Arthur St. Antoine. "Hydrogen, Fuel Cells, and Reality". Motor Trend. - "of the nine million tons of hydrogen currently produced in the U.S. each year, 95 percent is generated using steam and heat to strip hydrogen atoms off methane gas. This process produces carbon dioxide (CO2), as do all similar methods of reforming coal and other hydrocarbons."