Q&A: Charles Freese, GM’s Fuel-Cell Chief, Looks Ahead

Charles Freese, global head of fuel cell development for General Motors, sat down with TheGreenCarGuy recently to discuss the automaker’s fuel cell technology – and what the future might hold. Freese said that GM has invested more than $2.5 billion in fuel cell research and development in the past 20 years and isn’t slowing down. … Read more »

Some Clarity on the Clarity: Honda Provides PHEV, EV Details

Article updated 6/20/17 to include Clarity EV lease price and EPA fuel efficiency and range ratings. New info is in italics. Honda unveiled the other two members of it Clarity family at the New York Auto Show recently, providing some but not all of the info prospective buyers will want to know about the Clarity … Read more »

Honda Clarity Fuel-Cell Surprise – $369 Lease

Honda always said that the monthly lease  for to 2017 Clarity fuel-cell electric sedan would be under $500, it just didn’t say how much under. Now we know; the automaker will lease the five-passenger, hydrogen-powered sedan for $369 a month. [Estimated Reading Time: 1 minute, 45 seconds.] That’s the second-lowest lease price for a fuel-cell … Read more »

Honda Clarity Fuel Cell Rated 68 MPG By EPA

        The 2017 Honda Clarity Fuel Cell sedan has received a 68 mpg-equivalent fuel efficiency rating from the EPA for combined city and highway driving, giving the futuristic hydrogen-electric car a segment-leading range of  366 miles per fill-up. [Estimated Reading Time: 2 minutes.] The Clarity, launches later this year with  leasing  – … Read more »

Fuel Cell Cars Explained

[Estimated Reading Time: 2 minutes 20 seconds] Unfamiliar technologies are easy to misunderstand, and the fuel cell automobile could be a poster child for both the unfamiliar and the misunderstood. But the truth is that while the technology behind making a fuel cell system to power an automobile is complicated, fuel cells have been around … Read more »