Toyota’s first production hydrogen fuel cell buses will begin hitting the streets of Tokyo, Japan, in early 2017, according to recent reports. The plan is for the new buses to enter into service initially as fixed-route buses in the country’s capital city before then being rolled out elsewhere. More than 100 of the new Toyota […]
Hydrogen Fuel Cells
Chevrolet has created a heavy duty version of its Colorado mid-size pickup truck. Fitted with a hydrogen fuel cell powertrain, it will undergo testing by the US Army next year.
Less than one year after launching a hydrogen-electric passenger ferry concept, San Francisco has upped the ante with a new $4.75 million commitment from the US Department of Energy to pump up the local hydrogen-fuel-cell electric vehicle market. The funds will go to promote emerging fuel cell EV technology, by helping to decrease the cost […]
Hydrogen fuel cell electric vehicles have plenty of critics, but it seems that the news has failed to reach Scotland. The country is all over hydrogen like white on rice. In the latest development, a new project will divert excess wind power from Scotland’s Orkney Islands to produce renewable hydrogen for a fleet of fuel […]
The Honda Clarity fuel cell vehicle will be in US showrooms by the end of this year. In 2017, it will be joined by a plug-in hybrid and a battery electric version. Honda is also bringing back the Accord Hybrid before this summer.
A Toyota Mirai was driven for 107 days, 16 hours a day for a total of 100,000 kilometers in and around Hamburg, Germany. It experienced no mechanical issues of any kind.
As part of its plan to overcome the diesel emissions stigma, Audi is pushing forward with a new SUV powered by a hydrogen fuel cell.
The European airline easyJet is set to test several progressive enviro-friendly features for installation on its aircraft. The proposed advancements center around creating fuel-efficient aircraft taxiing. easyJet plans on storing hydrogen fuel cells in the hold of the craft that are recharged by braking and electric wheel motors. Airplane taxiing consumes approximately 4% of easyJet’s annual fuel expenditures […]
The Honda Clarity hydrogen powered fuel cell sedan will be in showrooms later this year. Honda says it will lease for “less than $500 a month.”
Toyota has told its dealers in California not to deliver any more of its Mirai fuel cell powered cars because of lack of hydrogen refueling stations.
Kia plans to introduce 11 new low and zero emissions models between now and 2020. One will be the Kia Optima plug-in hybrid and another a fuel cell car
October 21, 2015 is the day that Marty McFly went Back to the Future- and Toyota is celebrating with this great BTTF tribute video filled with Easter eggs.
The Honda Power Exporter taps into the battery of an electric car through the CHAdeMO charging port and converts it into AC current to private homes.
The Honda FCV fuel cell sedan will be featured at the Tokyo motor show in October. It has 2 electric motors and 434 miles of range. It goes on sale in 2016.
Cella Energy in England says it has invented a new way to store hydrogen that will make a reasonably priced electric car with 200 miles of range possible.
BMWBlog says the BMW i5 will appear in 2020. It will be a crossover SUV powered by a hydrogen fuel cell. Is there any truth to the rumor? Maybe…..