Video: Does your fuel cell car… run on gasoline?

Does your fuel cell car … run on gasoline? (video)
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Hydrogen fuel cell cars seem like a great, low-emission driving solution: oxygen and hydrogen in, nothing but water vapor out.

But that hydrogen needs to come from somewhere, and its production might be worse for the planet than you think:

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