Bob Lutz knows what he is talking about. He is credited for launching and saving GM Volt during the financial crisis, now GM Volt is the most sold Plug-In Hybrid in the U.S.
We have wrote about Hydrogen dead end before and it is the right time to revisit this issue again. Guess who is going to produce and sell Hydrogen to us Again? All the same faces - Big Oil. That is why this idea "Never Dies" and come back in circles again. The most viable economical way of Hydrogen production is from natural gas and here we will be deciding whether to Eat or Drive like with bio-diesel. Natural Gas is the basic commodity for fertiliser production as well.
"Bob Lutz has become the real troubadour for Electric Cars and it is rightly so. Only thanks to him personally GM was convinced to move into GM Volt at that time."
"There are still a lot of questions about the future of transportation: whether it will be Electric Cars based on Energy storage solution - Batteries or Hydrogen can power the fuel cell and it will be the most efficient way of transportation in post carbon society. Better Place has its own answers for us today.