Dongfeng Auto a unit of Dongfeng Motor Corporation announced today that it has signed an agreement along with three other partners to develop hydrogen buses and logistics vehicles.
The cooperation agreement signed was with Hubei Province’s Xiangyang city, SPIC Central Research Institute and the Wuhan University of Technology.
The four parties will build hydrogen refueling stations, promote hydrogen vehicles as a means of public transport as well as facilitate application of hydrogen power and fuel cells in buses in China.
Dongfeng Auto will manufacture the hydrogen vehicles. Wuhan University of Technology will assist in acquiring the individuals necessary to develop the fuel cells and Xiangyang City will provide support and land to build the hydrogen infrastructure.