More than 7,500 FCEVs in California

More than 7,500 FCEVs in California

7,570 – that’s the number of hydrogen fuel cell cars that have been sold and leased in California as of 1st October 2019.

The US state also has 31 hydrogen fuel cell buses in operation and 41 hydrogen stations open, the California Fuel Cell Partnership (CaFCP) reports on its website.

This is impressive when you compare these numbers with Japan, roughly the same size but has 89.2 million more people, which has sold and leased 3,386 hydrogen fuel cell cars, as of 1st August 2019.

Why are fuel cell cars so popular in California? In August, H2 View spoke with two fuel cell electric vehicle (FCEV) drivers.

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