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Fuel cell vehicles (Qbddpef)

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Vehicles propelled by electric motors. While battery electric vehicles use electricity from an external source (and store it in a battery), fuel cells onboard fuel cell vehicles create electricity through a chemical process using hydrogen fuel and oxygen from the air. (Source: Team: adapted from http://www.fueleconomy.gov/feg/fuelcell.shtml)
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Electric vehicles (Qbddpe)
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