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    Report: Honda making hydrogen from solar power in UK

    Honda is going to launch a hydrogen-powered production vehicle (its second, really) next year, but the all-important H2 infrastructure question hasn't been fully answered yet. One possible solution is being tested over in the United Kingdom, where Honda is turning solar energy and water into ...

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    Report: Hydrogen technology better in buses, trucks than cars, says Ballard CEO

    We've been reporting on British Columbia-based Ballard Power Systems ever since AutoblogGreen got started, but the company hasn't been a big player in our pages for a while since it was focusing more on stationary power and larger vehicles. Turns out, shifting attention to slower, hydrogen ...

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    Report: Electric forklift sales may jump fivefold by 2020 as li-ion prices drop

    In the "you take your victories where you can" department, electric-vehicle advocates and environmentalists alike can rejoice in the fact that even electric forklift sales are on the way up. Annual sales of electric forklifts in North America will exceed $500 million by 2020, up from about $100 ...

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    Official: Energy Department may fund $10 million for electric truck, forklift development

    The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) will invest as much as $10 million in the development of battery-electric trucks, forklifts and other cargo vehicles in a further attempt to cut petroleum use by the domestic transportation industry. The DOE will fund as much as 50 percent of the development of ...

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    Pike predicts more than 5,200 hydrogen fueling stations operational by 2020

    According to a report from Pike Research, more than 5,200 hydrogen fueling stations will be operational worldwide by 2020, up from just 200 stations in 2010. The research firm forecasts that, by the end of 2020, annual investments in hydrogen stations will soar to $1.6 billion, with ten-year ...

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    Vancouver 2009: fuel cell forklift looks pretty happy

    Ballard fuel cell forklift - Click above for a high-res image gallery
    There's something kind of lighthearted about a giant, lightweight green quote bubble being held aloft by a little blue fork lift. Of course, the Ballard fuel cell forklift wasn't on display here at the Hydrogen + Fuel Cells 2009 ...

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    The Voltzilla forklift electric motorcycle is so DIY it's beautiful

    DIY to the max is one great way to describe the Voltzilla homemade electric motorcycle you see in the picture above. The Voltzilla (also called the ForkenCycle) is the creation of Russ Gries, who was able to score a free (if old) battery-powered forklift from his work and then bought (for $50) a ...

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    Exide and Ballard teaming up for fuel-cell-battery hybrid forklifts

    digg_url = ''; Exide Technologies and Ballard Power Systems are teaming up to develop hybrid power systems for forklifts. Unlike most fuel cell systems for cars that have used either nickel metal hydride or lithium ion batteries, Exide ...

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    Fuel cell forklifts. President Bush likes them, companies want them

    We have got news from two companies going a step ahead the use of lead-acid batteries in forklifts, at least towards the promotion of fuel cells. In one hand, there's GrafTech International, Ltd, which President Bush recently visited, in the other LiftOne and Engineered Solutions. Both companies ...

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    Green forklifts use human power

    We have brought you news of cars made from electric forklifts and hydrogen fuel cell powered forklifts... and now we would like to present: human-powered forklifts! Yep, that's right, these forklifts were designed to use simple gearing to increase the capabilities of the human body in order to lift ...


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