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Electric Liferaft Passes Extreme Weather Tests

April 21st, 2019 | by Jesper Berggreen

A novel partnership between Torqeedo, part of the DEUTZ group working with marine electric mobility, and VIKING, a manufacturer and service provider in offshore safety, has popped up. It's an innovative new evacuation system with an electric inflatable liferaft


Solar Electric Boat Arrives In Florida — On Sale For $53,000

March 9th, 2019 | by Zachary Shahan

Got a Tesla? Okay, cool, nice, neat. But you don't want to sit in traffic on the weekend to relax, right? Much better to cruise along the water in a boat. However, as anyone who has jumped into a fossil-powered boat knows, the stinky pollution can ruin the whole thing. Regulations on boats are super slim compared to regulations on cars


100% Electric Yacht Under Construction For 2019 — #CleanTechnica Interview

November 9th, 2018 | by Jake Richardson

H2-Industries and Nobiskrug, the German boat builder, are collaborating on an all-electric yacht using LOHC (Liquid Organic Hydrogen Carrier), with an expected completion date in the first quarter of 2019. Once finished, the vessel is expected to have a range of 1,000 nautical miles with a cruising speed of 10 knots per hour. H2-Industries CEO and founder Michael Stusch answered some questions about the new yacht for CleanTechnica


Wrocław — Polish Shenzhen

July 22nd, 2018 | by Jacek Fior

There seems to be some kind of attachment I feel towards Shenzhen as I have already used it as benchmark (high one!) for some Polish activities related to e-mobility. Yet again, let me use it to praise one of my favourite cities — that is Wrocław in Poland


Jaguar Breaks Speed Record, But Not On Land — With Electric Boat!

June 27th, 2018 | by Nicolas Zart

Like most people here, I associate Jaguar racing with four-wheel cars. So, when I saw Jaguar broke a speed record, I didn't think much of it. But then I noticed the word "boat" and the word "electric" next to it. Jaguar + boat + electricity — now that got our attention!


Zero Motorcycles, Jaguar Electric Boat, Tesla Model 3 Road Trip, & EV Charging For The Masses (Cleantech Talk Today #6)

June 20th, 2018 | by Nicolas Zart

Welcome to today’s “Cleantech Talk Today” discussion of fresh electric vehicle (EV) news. In this daily podcast and video series, we talk about anything electric that moves, crawls, flies, rides, drives, swims, swings, or skips. Today we take a closer look at Zero Motorcycles, jump into an interesting Jaguar Electric Boat world speed record, and circle the topic of what it takes to go on a Tesla Model 3 road trip and what we need in the EV charging space overall for the masses to join the fun


World Record For Fossil-Free Mobility Parade Targeted

May 22nd, 2018 | by Reinhard Bimashofer

Leeuwarden, 2018 European Cultural Capital from the Netherlands, will be heaven for electric vehicles for two weeks. From July 1st through 14th, an electric driving world record should be broken by Frisian and international e-drivers


Hydrogen Isn’t For Cars But Still Might Have A Transportation Role

October 15th, 2017 | by Michael Barnard

Hydrogen seemed like a viable contender to displace a lot of fossil fuels in 2000. But in 2017, it’s not credible for as many applications. We now know very well what it takes to get useful power from fuel cell applications, what it takes to store hydrogen, and what it takes to distribute it. And we know very well the trajectory of battery electric applications, its primary long-term competitor in most situations


Wärtsilä Launching New Portfolio Of Hybrid Tug Boat Designs

September 21st, 2017 | by James Ayre

Wärtsilä is introducing a new portfolio of tug boat designs, dubbed the HYTug series, that make use of the company's hybrid propulsion technology and were created with "environmental sustainability" in mind, according to a new press release


BMW i Batteries Jump Into Boats

July 8th, 2017 | by Cynthia Shahan

Love that smooth, quiet, clean drive of the BMW i3? Now, electric mobility via those BMW i batteries has hti the sea as well as the land — these batteries are not only in electric cars, but also motor boats, sailing yachts, and commercial marine applications such as water taxis


Solar-Powered Electric Yacht — Soel Yacht SoelCat 12 — Unveiling In A Few Days

June 21st, 2017 | by Nicolas Zart

Once you leave your zero-carbon footprint home for a clean holiday using your long-range electric vehicle (EV), what's better than arriving at your destination and finding yourself ready to continue your zero-emission journey on an electric boat? The idea of lounging and cruising quietly on lakes and seas on an electric pontoon is pretty tempting, and will soon be possible via the solar-powered Soel Yacht SoelCat


Toyota To Begin Trialling Hybrid Boat In Tokyo

March 31st, 2017 | by James Ayre

Toyota will begin testing a newly developed hybrid boat (leisure craft) in the Tokyo region next summer, with the total feasibility study period being from July 2018 until March



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