Alternative Fuels

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China Mandates 30% EVs in Government Fleets by 2016

In its effort to curb pollution emitted from on-road transport sources and reduce energy costs, China is mandating that electric vehicles—i.e. plug-in hybrids and/or fuel-cell vehicles—make up at least 30% of all government vehicle purchases by 2016.

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Technology

NREL, GM Ink Automotive Fuel Cell R&D Partnership

The U.S. Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory recently announced it partnered with General Motors to boost automotive fuel cell stack cost reduction through fuel cell material and manufacturing research and development.

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