Back in May, 30 teams driving pure electric and hydrogen vehicles participated in the
Mazda is sending 30 Mazda RX-8 Hydrogen RE vehicles to Norway next summer, the first time the company has sold hydrogen vehicles outside of Japan. The buyer is HyNor (the Hydrogen Road of Norway), which is a Norwegian national project that is also running some hydrogen-powered Priuses, converted by Quantum.
Quantum Fuel Systems Technologies Worldwide, Inc., a fully integrated alternative fuel company, has just imported several more of its hydrogen hybrid Toyota Prius' to Heroya Porsgrunn, Norway where they unveiled their first hydrogen refueling station. The goal that this first station is helping to be realized is a hydrogen-fueled highway between Oslo, the capitol, and Stavanger. The 360-mile route will require four additional stations, at least, which will be commissioned by 2009. The goal is to
Eleven hydrogen-fueled Prius hybrid vehicles are now in Norway (or at least en route) from Quantum Fuel Systems Technologies Worldwide, Inc., Quantum's hydrogen hybrids are nothing new, but these particular Priuses have the extended range package, which means more hydrogen on board a 30 percent greater range. The eleven cars are the rest of a promised 15. The first four were delivered last September. Alan P. Niedzwiecki, President and CEO of Quantum, said he believes his company will soon deliv