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  1. The Truth about Hydrogen EV's

    Alternative Energy - Solar, Geo-Thermal, Bio-fuels
    Interesting review of hydrogen fuel cell EV's vs. battery EV's The usual anti-EV comments follow the video.
  2. Different Engine Thoughts?

    Chevy Volt General Discussion, News, and Events
    Folks, The architecture of the Volt lends itself to a wide variety of engine types. The engine in my '15 Volt is a standard (Otto cycle, I believe) engine. But, you could use the Atkinson cycle engine (the Prius uses it) which is more efficient. Or a Diesel could be used. Or, a small turbine...
  3. Nissan doubts Toyota Fuel Cell Viability

    With only a few locations to refuel and the required infrastructure that would be prohibitive to build consumers won’t take to fuel-cell vehicles before the decade’s end, says Nissan. I'm surprised the craziness inefficiencies of using electricity to produce hydrogen only to turn it back into...
  4. Headline: Customers Want Fuel Cells and Diesel, not EVs

    Alternative Energy - Solar, Geo-Thermal, Bio-fuels
    "With U.S. sales of plug-in electric vehicles on pace to reach half of President Barack Obama’s goal, regulators are following customers and automakers to vehicles powered by other fuels, from hydrogen to diesel. California, which leads 10 states that require automakers to sell zero-emission...
  5. Cheaper Fuel Cell Catalyst Discovery

    Hybrid and Electric Vehicle Competitors
    Fuel cells use a lot of expensive platinum and one reason we’ll pay $50,000 or so for the hydrogen cars automakers say we’ll see in 2015. Some automakers believe hydrogen fuel cells, not batteries, are the best alternative to internal combustion engines...