Japan Bets on a Hydrogen-Fueled Future

The auto-making country hopes to craft a transportation future powered by fuel cells Japan is betting big on hydrogen and wants the rest of the world to join in. In March, the country’s Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry set a target of 40,000 hydrogen fuel-cell...

Why Hydrogen Fuel Will Only Get Greener

What do Walmart, Toyota, Hyundai, FedEx, Lowe’s, and many other well-known companies have in common? They have either pursued or have implemented hydrogen fuel technologies in order to reduce their carbon footprint and improve energy efficiencies. In fact, according...

Fuel-cell vehicles caught in a Catch-22

Joe Cargnelli drives Ontario’s first and only fuel-cell vehicle — a Hyundai Tucson compact SUV. After five weeks, he’s impressed: The Tucson has plenty of power and a top speed of 160 kilometres an hour, he notes. With little engine vibration, it’s relaxing to drive —...

Hydrogen-fuelled cars back on the horizon

CALGARY — Automakers and fuel cell developers say the hydrogen-powered age is almost here — again. Hyundai now has a hydrogen-fuelled vehicle available in Canada, and Toyota wants to introduce theirs here too, while Canadian fuel cell developers that include Ballard...