23 May '12, 12am

Obama administration rethinking support for hydrogen fuel-cell vehicles

"John Hofmeister, the former president of Shell USA and the incoming chairman of the Energy Department's technical advisory committee on fuel cell vehicles, said Chu made supportive remarks about the potential for hydrogen fuel-cell vehicles while speaking at a recent, closed event." 1) I wouldn't really call this a reliable source to say that Secretary of Energy Steven Chu has really started to support Hydrogen more... and it is CERTAINLY a far cry from saying that the entire Obama administration wants to start increasing funding for hydrogen. 2) The Obama campaign season has started... it is now time to take everything said with a grain of salt. Pandering will be of the utmost importance in the coming months. And rich Oil companies are prime targets to pander and make promises to... even if there is no intention to keep them.

Full article: http://green.autoblog.com/2012/05/22/obama-administration...

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