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Electric Vehicles Research
Jul 16, 2018
First hydrogen fuel cell vessel in the United States

First hydrogen fuel cell vessel in the United States

Golden Gate Zero Emission Marine has been awarded a USD 3 to build the first hydrogen fuel cell vessel in the United States. The zero-emission vessel will be the first of its kind in the US, and will highlight the advantages of hydrogen fuel cells for the commercial maritime sector.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jul 6, 2018
Fleet of aerial, surface and underwater robots maps ocean front

Fleet of aerial, surface and underwater robots maps ocean front

Using multiple autonomous vehicles simultaneously, an interdisciplinary team of scientists and engineers returns to the United States after exploring the North Pacific Subtropical front - a sharp boundary where cold fresh waters from the north meet warm salty waters from the south.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jul 4, 2018
Diesel doesn't float this boat

Diesel doesn't float this boat

Marine research could soon be possible without the risk of polluting either the air or the ocean. It's thanks to a new ship design and feasibility study.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jun 19, 2018
IDTechEx TVJaguar Vector Racing break maritime electric world record

Jaguar Vector Racing break maritime electric world record

Jaguar Vector Racing have broken the outright world and national electric speed records in a battery-powered boat. The unique Jaguar Vector V20E recorded an average speed of 88.61mph across the two legs of the famous 1km course on Coniston Water, England.
Electric Vehicles Research
May 24, 2018
Funding for wind-powered ocean sailing drones

Funding for wind-powered ocean sailing drones

Saildrone, Inc., a provider of high-resolution ocean data collected via a fleet of unmanned surface vehicles, announced that it has closed a $60 million round of Series B funding to scale up its global fleet of ocean drones to help monitor the state of the planet in real time.
Electric Vehicles Research
May 9, 2018
Electric hydrofoil bike

Electric hydrofoil bike

To replicate the cycling experience on water Manta5 have created the world's most advanced hydrofoil bike that allows you to plane across the water's surface like never before.
Electric Vehicles Research
May 7, 2018
Norway's fjords, first zero emission zone at sea

Norway's fjords, first zero emission zone at sea

The Norwegian Parliament has announced it will make its world heritage fjords zero emission zones by 2026.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 24, 2018
Environmental upgrade of cruise ships

Environmental upgrade of cruise ships

Norwegian expedition cruise operator Hurtigruten has signed a Letter of Intent with Rolls-Royce for a major environmental upgrade programme to hybrid power. The main engines on up to nine cruise ships will switch from diesel to gas power and the upgrade will also include installation of a hybrid battery system.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 9, 2018
Corvus Energy selected for battery-powered ferry

Corvus Energy selected for battery-powered ferry

Corvus Energy has been selected by Stena Line and Callenberg Technology Group to supply the lithium ion-based Energy Storage System for the battery-power retrofit of M/V Stena Jutlandica.
Electric Vehicles Research
Mar 15, 2018
Self-driving robots collect water samples

Self-driving robots collect water samples

For the first time, scientists will deploy a small fleet of long-range autonomous underwater vehicles that have the ability to collect and archive seawater samples automatically. These new robots will allow researchers to track and study ocean microbes in unprecedented detail.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jul 6, 2018
Fleet of aerial, surface and underwater robots maps ocean front

Fleet of aerial, surface and underwater robots maps ocean front

Using multiple autonomous vehicles simultaneously, an interdisciplinary team of scientists and engineers returns to the United States after exploring the North Pacific Subtropical front - a sharp boundary where cold fresh waters from the north meet warm salty waters from the south.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jun 19, 2018
IDTechEx TVJaguar Vector Racing break maritime electric world record

Jaguar Vector Racing break maritime electric world record

Jaguar Vector Racing have broken the outright world and national electric speed records in a battery-powered boat. The unique Jaguar Vector V20E recorded an average speed of 88.61mph across the two legs of the famous 1km course on Coniston Water, England.
Electric Vehicles Research
May 9, 2018
Electric hydrofoil bike

Electric hydrofoil bike

To replicate the cycling experience on water Manta5 have created the world's most advanced hydrofoil bike that allows you to plane across the water's surface like never before.
Electric Vehicles Research
Apr 24, 2018
Environmental upgrade of cruise ships

Environmental upgrade of cruise ships

Norwegian expedition cruise operator Hurtigruten has signed a Letter of Intent with Rolls-Royce for a major environmental upgrade programme to hybrid power. The main engines on up to nine cruise ships will switch from diesel to gas power and the upgrade will also include installation of a hybrid battery system.
Electric Vehicles Research
Mar 15, 2018
Self-driving robots collect water samples

Self-driving robots collect water samples

For the first time, scientists will deploy a small fleet of long-range autonomous underwater vehicles that have the ability to collect and archive seawater samples automatically. These new robots will allow researchers to track and study ocean microbes in unprecedented detail.