Hyundai Australia has delivered 20 NEXO hydrogen fuel-cell electric vehicles to the ACT Government. The fleet is part of the ACT’s Transition to Zero Emission Vehicles Action Plan (2018-21), which also includes the construction of Australia’s first publicly available hydrogen refuelling station.
Mr Jun Heo, CEO of Hyundai Australia, described the arrival of the NEXOs as follows, “for a long time, hydrogen has been touted as the fuel of the future. However, with the arrival of a fleet of NEXO FCEVs for the Australian Capital Territory government, we’re pleased to say that it’s now the fuel of today.”
As the first fuel-cell electric vehicle certified for sale in Australia, the Hyundai NEXOS showcase how the Australia-Korea trade relationship is currently helping both countries accelerate the development of their hydrogen industries and economies.
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