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    eBay Find of the Day: Hydrogen-powered 1972 AMC Gremlin by George Barris
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    1972 hydrogen-powered AMC Gremlin – Click above for high-res image gallery
    When one thinks of advanced technology, the AMC Gremlin rarely (if ever) pops to mind. In fact, these days, unless you happen to be watching re-runs of the first season of True Blood you likely wouldn't think of the ...

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    Report: Toyota and Daimler planning "extensive cooperation" on fuel cell development
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    Toyota Highlander FCHV-adv and Mercedes-Benz F-Cell
    Daimler began developing fuel-cell vehicles way back in 1994. To date, the company has spent $1.23 billion on the propulsion technology. Toyota entered into the hydrogen realm even earlier by kicking off development back in 1992. With decades of ...

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    General Motors to establish pilot hydrogen infrastructure in Hawaii
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    Hawaii is set to get the first hydrogen fueling infrastructure in the United States thanks to a pilot project announced today by General Motors and The Gas Company. The Gas Company is the local natural gas and propane utility on the island state. Hawaii makes an ideal location for testing new ...

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    Toyota aims for $50,000 hydrogen sedan by 2015
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    Third-gen Toyota FCHV-adv – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Toyota is undoubtedly known more for its hybrid vehicles than its hydrogen-powered cars, but that could tilt just a little if the company can make good on claims of a production-ready hydrogen sedan for around $50,000. ...

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    Mercedes-Benz launches B-Class F-Cell, leases to begin in early 2010
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    Mercedes-Benz F-Cell - Click above for high-res image gallery
    Back in April, Mercedes-Benz announced its plans to begin small-scale series production of a new hydrogen fuel cell-powered automobile called the F-Cell. According to the German automaker, the car is nearly ready to launch, with 200 ...

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    Japanese oil, gas companies to tackle hydrogen fueling infrastructure
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    Toyota Highlander FCV - Click above for a high-res image gallery
    A consortium of 13 Japanese oil and gas companies are collaborating in an effort to commercialize technologies enabling convenient refueling of hydrogen-powered vehicles by 2015. Coincidentally (or not), that date goes hand-in-hand ...

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    Kia bigwig reportedly says mass-produced fuel cell cars would cost $50,000 if made today
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    Kia Borrego FCEV - Click above for high-res image gallery
    Let's face it: Hydrogen technology still has a ways to go before there's any real chance that we'll all be driving fuel cell cars in lieu of electric or fossil fuel-burning machines. Chief among the issues confronting the widespread ...

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    Toyota reaffirms 2015 release of new hydrogen vehicle
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    Toyota Highlander FCV - Click above for high-res image gallery
    In 2007, Toyota drove one of its hydrogen fuel cell vehicles from Alaska to Vancouver, British Columbia. Earlier that same year, a Toyota FCHV drove from Tokyo to Osaka on one tank. The company is certainly in favor of at least ...

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    REPORT: Jesse James plans land-speed record for hydrogen-powered streamliner
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    Famous motorcycle builder and all-around celebrity Jesse James plans to attempt a new world record top speed run for a hydrogen-powered vehicle later this month on a dry lake bed somewhere in California. The actual car being used is a former land speeder called the Dees-Milodon Engineering-Davis B ...

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    Malcolm Bricklin has hydrogen visions for displaced Chrysler and GM dealerships
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    Add serial entrepreneur Malcolm Bricklin to the list of people interested in getting a crack at the 2,000 or so automotive dealerships that are scheduled to be shut down by either General Motors or Chrysler in short order. Unlike most other interested parties, though, Bricklin's plan would also ...

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    Wagoner to Obama: Automakers need research money from feds
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    After being asked what the next President of the United States could do to help Detroit's automakers, Rick Wagoner, head honcho at General Motors, responded that his company could use an injection of cash for research and development into new, potentially green technology. Also mentioned were ...

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    Fuel of the future: Hydrogen at the corner gas mart
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    From an emissions standpoint, hydrogen is one of the cleanest fuels available. Unfortunately, our most abundant source is water, and with current technology, breaking those two H atoms away from that one O atom (electrolysis) uses more energy that it creates. But water isn't the only hydrogen ...

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    L.A. auto show debut for Honda's next fuel-cell car
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    This year's Los Angeles auto show will see the debut of Honda's third-generation fuel-cell powertrain, ensconced in its FCX cab-forward concept car (pictured), which debuted at last year's Tokyo Motor Show.The FCX five-passenger sedan, not to be confused with the small FCX fuel-cell hatchback ...

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    Hydrogen: Hope or hype?
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    A number of automakers, notably General Motors, are holding out hydrogen fuel cells as the ultimate solution to everything from global warming to the world's dependency on increasingly expensive oil. But does a hydrogen automobile future really make sense? Ed Ring, editor of EcoWorld, doesn't think ...

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