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The Impact of Fuel Cells on Electrical Contractors


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Start date: 01/01/02
End date: 12/31/02


Sponsor(s): Electrical Contracting Foundation

About the research

Abstract: The purpose of this study was to determine the fuel cell market potential for electrical contractors. This study focused on many facets including marketing, installing, repairing, and maintaining fuel cells.

The product of this study was a report describing fuel cell technology, growth predictions, and impact on electrical contractors. The report delineates the advantages of different fuel cell technologies, and identifies the required skills for installing, maintaining, and repairing fuel cells.

This report is not currently available for distribution.