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evowner
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Message Posted: Feb 20, 2013 2:13:57 PM

If pure electric cars are a small market, than those powered by hydrogen fuel cells represent an even smaller niche. As to when these vehicles will actually hit automaker dealer showrooms in any serious numbers is anybody’s guess, though we’ve heard talk of perhaps as early or 2015 or 2016. In the meanwhile though infrastructure still needs to be built to support their roll out, and at least one place in which this is going on is in London.

Work in the United Kingdom’s capital recently began on the three year LHNE (London Hydrogen Network Expansion) project, a government-backed initiative co

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bston
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Message Posted: Feb 21, 2013 8:55:18 AM

Shape of things to come?
remay
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Message Posted: Feb 21, 2013 8:43:33 AM

Ahhh, a "network"... something we don't (errr won't?) HAVE here!
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Message Posted: Feb 21, 2013 1:06:03 AM

We've had Honda LNG Civics available for years now and still very few stations where you could fill up. I don't see hydrogen stations happening in my life time.
drobbbb
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Message Posted: Feb 20, 2013 10:10:43 PM

we need to begin to set these up in our major cities
SVmike
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Message Posted: Feb 20, 2013 8:29:00 PM

We won't have a practical fuel cell car anytime in the next decade or two.
humblepie
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Message Posted: Feb 20, 2013 6:36:46 PM

fuel those hindenbergs
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Message Posted: Feb 20, 2013 6:26:29 PM

"It is said these types of stations can fully refill a fuel cell equipped vehicle in less than 3 minutes while offering a driving range comparable to that of regular gasoline powered automobiles."
teafortwo
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Message Posted: Feb 20, 2013 3:09:45 PM


Thanks for sharing evowner ;0}

Hydrogen is the way to go.
LostInNY
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Message Posted: Feb 20, 2013 2:27:32 PM

That's key in being able to "refill" like gas today...EV charging not practical for "topping off"
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Message Posted: Feb 20, 2013 2:17:42 PM

Its a start in the right direction.
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