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12.1.06 Iceland's Clean Machines

In their first shoot for "Car of the Future," producers Joe Seamans and Janet Smith traveled with Tom and Ray to Reykjavik to see how Iceland is trying to move away from fossil fuels and toward the use of hydrogen fuel-cell vehicles. Because of Iceland's natural geo-thermal energy sources, as well as the country's small population, the path Iceland is taking may be unique and difficult to transfer to a country like the United States. But leaders of Iceland's hydrogen initiatives are nonetheless bully on the future, as the following excerpts from an interview with Jón Björn Skólason of Icelandic New Energy makes clear.



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