Indian Scientists Develop Hydrogen Motorcycle

Latest experimental vehicle follows demonstrations in other motorcycles and three wheelers.

Published: 04-Jan-2005

Ahmedabad, Jan 4 : As part of India's hydrogen energy programme, scientists have built a hydrogen motorcycle which would soon be tested in Delhi, Ministry of Non-Conventional Energy Sources said today.

The country had made several achievements in the area of hydrogen energy and had come up with efficient production methods in laboratory conditions and successfully demonstrated utilisation in motorcycles and three wheelers, Dr S K Chopra, senior advisor at the Central Ministry said.

Besides, success had also been achieved in biological production of hydrogen from organic waste and bio gas, Chopra said at the plenary in the 92nd Indian Science Congress.

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