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From Electrek: Majority of automotive execs still believe battery-powered cars will fail...

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    Majority of automotive execs still believe battery-powered cars will fail and fuel cells are the future

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    Fuel Cells! We thought we were already passed that after the best case scenario supply chain for hydrogen fuel cell has been proven inefficient compared to even most battery-powered electric cars available today. We thought that only a few major automakers, primarily Toyota, Hyundai, and Honda with deep sunk costs were still focusing on the technology. Even these entrenched players have been showing signs of warming up to batteries.

    But now the latest automotive executive survey by KPMG suggest that a strong majority of the automotive industry still believe battery-powered cars will fail and fuel cells are the future. moreā€¦

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    History will prove them wrong about ignoring the shifting sands under their feet.

    They need to go have a talk with the guys who are still holding the doors open at RIM.
     
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    I think it's just an excuse to continue producing ICE vehicles WELL into the future. Fuel cell cars are mainly BEVs with a hydrogen tank and almost no hydrogen fueling stations. What other reason could there be for this nonsense?
     
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