TITLE

GM, Exxon Mobil jump fuel-cell hurdle

AUTHOR(S)
Miller, Joe
PUB. DATE
August 2000
SOURCE
Automotive News;8/14/2000, Vol. 74 Issue 5888, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on General Motors Corp. and Exxon Mobil Corp.'s development of an efficient on-board fuel processor that can extract up to 80 percent of the hydrogen in gasoline. Engineering of a fuel-cell-powered vehicle; Reduction of carbon dioxide emissions; Problem of storing pure hydrogen in the vehicle.
ACCESSION #
3475012

 

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