November 10, 2003 [SolarAccess.com] According to a new survey by online journal Fuel Cell Today, a record-breaking 2,800 fuel cell systems will be produced in 2003. In total, the report reveals, nearly 7,000 such units have now been operated worldwide. Fuel cells continue to show great promise in a wide range of applications from powering laptop computers to cars and factories. The annual survey details developments across the whole range of the industry throughout the last twelve months. Among several highlights, it reports that it is now possible for the general public to buy and operate a working fuel cell.