DETROIT -- The U.S. Dept. of Energy and the auto industry's longstanding U.S. Council for Automotive Research (USCAR) consortium announce here a new, long-term research and development program to speed production of passenger vehicles that operate on hydrogen fuel. The FreedomCar project in essence replaces the Partnership for a New Generation of Vehicles (PNGV) program, which was launched by USCAR in 1993 to develop advanced automotive technologies that would enable everyday passenger ...

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