UK firm to replace internal combustion engines to hydrogen with new tech

A new hydrogen fuel cell convertor for internal combustion engine vehicles has been launched by a UK-based company looking to replace petrol and diesel vehicles.

Caigan Vehicle Technologies today (August 26) said its engineers can replace ‘traditional’ combustion engines with a complete hydrogen fuel cell power system to allow fleet managers to upgrade vehicles to cut emissions and meet various net zero targets.

To convert a vehicle to hydrogen, Caigan Vehicle Technologies will remove existing engine and fuel systems, and retrofit a hydrogen storage tank, a fuel cell to convert the hydrogen gas to electricity, a traction battery and an electric drive motor.

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