Ford Motor Co, Westport Innovations form hydrogen partnership

February 2006
Trailer / Body Builders;Feb2006, Vol. 47 Issue 4, p10
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Reports on a joint venture between Ford Motor Co. and Canada-based Westport Innovations to develop and demonstrate an advanced direct-injection fuel system for vehicles powered by engines operating on pure hydrogen. Collaboration of the U.S. Department of Energy with the two companies to develop hydrogen direct-injection (H2DI) technology according to Michael Gallagher, COO of Westport; Potential of the H2DI technology to provide high power and engine torque with diesel-like efficiency according to Gallagher; Expectation of Westport on the technology.


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