Nissan to start selling fuel cell cars in 2003

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TOKYO, July 30 (Reuters) - Nissan Motor Co Ltd said on Tuesday it plans to sell its first fuel cell car next year, speeding up its original plans for a launch in 2005. "We are advancing it by two years," Nissan Chief Executive Carlos Ghosn told a news conference. Emitting only heat and water as by-products, fuel cells use an electrochemical process to create electricity by mixing hydrogen with oxygen. But hydrogen in its natural gaseous state is difficult to store and distribute, ...

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