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1963 - golf car is powered by fuel cells; one example of how fuel cells could be used as a power source

GOLF CAR POWERED BY FUEL CELLS

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Fuel Cells

August 22, 1963

The golf car is powered by fuel cells, devices that convert chemical energy directly into electricity. The experimental vehicle was developed in 1963 by Allis-Chalmers scientists at Milwaukee, Wis., as one example of how fuel cells could be used as a power source.


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Allis-Chalmers



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