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    Official: Toyota says freezing temps pose zero problems for fuel cell vehicles

    Hydrogen-powered fuel cell electric vehicles are not afraid of one thing – freezing cold weather. That's the latest from two companies that have been driving the cars in frostbite temperatures in the Northeast recently. Proton Onsite runs a fleet of 10 Toyota FCHV-adv fuel cell vehicles ...

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    Report: Hyundai, Kia expanding plug-in vehicle line-up in Korea

    Hyundai is shedding a bit of light on its electric vehicle plans. About time, too, since the company has spend a long period being quite vague about plugging in while touting its hydrogen plans. The Hyundai and Kia brands will both release their first plug-in hybrid vehicles next year in Korea; ...

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    Study: Hydrogen fuel cells plus supercapacitors make most-efficient powertrain

    A presentation made by Belgian researchers at Electric Vehicle Symposium (EVS) 27 in Barcelona might irk fans of battery-driven EVs. A new study found that the numbers prove fuel cell hybrid electric vehicle (FCHEV) powertrains partnered with supercapacitors have better fuel economy than ...

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    Official: DOE's H2USA plan could indicate revived push for hydrogen fuel cell vehicles

    The Obama administration has reportedly shifted gears on hydrogen fuel cell vehicles. Government funding for H2 vehicles was cut in 2009, but the US Department of Energy will soon be launching a project called H2USA in support of hydrogen-powered cars, Automotive News reports. H2USA (a reference ...

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    Official: Four automakers take fuel cell vehicles on European road trip

    Global automakers are taking a European road trip together to promote hydrogen fuel cell vehicles. On September 13, seven different fuel cell cars from Mercedes-Benz, Honda, Hyundai, and Toyota started a one-month tour with stopovers planned for nine European cities as a way to introduce more ...

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    How using cobalt catalysts could lead to cheaper hydrogen

    Water oxidation is essential for extracting hydrogen from H2O using sunlight. Back in 2010, Emory University researchers, led by Craig Hill, discovered a homogeneous catalyst for oxidizing water, which could lead to replicating photosynthesis, but more efficiently and in a controllable way. ...

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    Daimler, Linde to install 20 hydrogen fueling stations in Germany

    Daimler, in cooperation with The Linde Group, is pressing forward with the development of a hydrogen fueling infrastructure in Germany. Over the next three years, the two firms will install an additional 20 hydrogen stations across the nation. This initiative links in with the existing H2 ...


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