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If you made the anode and cathode both out of a single piece of zeolite that has been coated inside with graphite (or graphene) wouldn’t that provide a conductive path and greater surface area thus making electrolysis of water more efficient?

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  • $\begingroup$ You don't really need greater surface. $\endgroup$ – Ivan Neretin Aug 2 at 4:49
  • $\begingroup$ That's a good question, but keep in mind there is still a diffusion barrier. Zeolites use to trap stuff, and for an effective electrolysis you need the products to be exchanged rapidly. $\endgroup$ – andselisk Aug 2 at 4:52

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