May 2, 2018 - 02:45 pm

BMW and Torqueedo to build electric racing yacht

Around the world with zero emissions – the dream is not new but this time it is not about flying but sailing and Torqueedo and BMW want to make this vision a reality. They are jointly designing a yacht to compete in the Vendée Globe solo, around-the-world race in 2020.

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May 2, 2018 - 02:15 pm

All-electric pilot boat by Canada’s Robert Allan

Naval engineering firm Robert Allan has designed an all-electric pilot boat to ferry pilots to their bigger barges waiting further at sea. The RAlly 1600-E is to run 5 nautical miles, just short of 10 km, leaving enough capacity in the battery to get back safe.

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Apr 4, 2018 - 04:25 pm

Electric boats to clean up China’s waterways

Germany’s Torqueedo has received a large order from China, where the mega manufacturing hub Suzhou struggles to clean up its act. 177 workboats powered by Torqueedo’s all-electric drive are to be deployed on the region’s many waterways to scoop up debris.

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Dec 6, 2017 - 10:40 am

All-electric cargo ship on China’s Pearl River

In the Chinese Guangzhou province, a massive cargo ship with an energy storage capacity of 2.4 MWh has been put into operation. The vessel couples two 160 kW electric propellers and a mix of supercapacitors and Li-ion batteries for up to 80 km on one charge.

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Nov 20, 2017 - 02:35 pm

Innovative underwater vehicle with fuel cell propulsion

Engineers of Thyssenkrupp, Atlas Elektronik, EvoLogics, the Technical University of Berlin and the University of Rostock are starting to develop a „Large Modifiable Underwater Mothership (MUM)“ to explore the deep sea. Its propulsion is going to be based on a fuel cell system.

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Found on electrive.com
https://www.electrive.com/2017/11/17/first-cruise-liner-fuel-cell-tech/
17.11.2017 17:33