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The Miami Herald: GM, Shell Oil to bring fuel-cell vehicles to New York ( Posted 25 Jan 05


Associated Press


NEW YORK - General Motors Corp. said Monday it will supply the state of New York with about a dozen fuel-cell-powered minivans and sport-utility vehicles.


Royal Dutch Petroleum Co.'s Shell Oil Co. will supply the hydrogen refueling capabilities.


An alternative to internal-combustion engines, fuel-cell vehicles emit only water vapor as a by-product of a chemical reaction.


During that reaction, electrons are stripped from hydrogen molecules, creating the electricity that propels the vehicle.

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