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Old 05-05-2009, 02:15 AM   #71
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Originally Posted by GTA:SWcity View Post
What it requires, though, is a transition. True what you say will most definitely occur after that has happened. Until then...well....
Transition yes, how long is the question... I would prefer fast instead of slow.

Not many people will be put out of work either, as new fuel stations simply replace the old ones, and repair shops need only some minor adjustments. Transporting hydrogen is already possible. I see far less involved here than say the change over from horse and buggy to automobiles, far less people to lose jobs, etc. But that likely is just me.

Originally Posted by GTA:SWcity View Post
If there are things in the works that actually work, one thing I am surprised you have not mentioned yet is the intentional attempts at sabotage by competitors.
I'm not at the levels to know if that has happened... but I would be completely naieve to believe things haven't happened.

The fuel cell is not combustion. A fuel cell converts the chemicals hydrogen and oxygen into water and in doing so it produces electricity, said electricity runs the electric motor and thusly moves the vehicle. Basically it is an electric car for all intents and purposes powered by a fuel cell instead of a battery.

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