Category Archives: solar panels for boats

La Bella Verde celebrates growth with 15% off eco-boats – Ibiza Spotlight
24 Apr
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La Bella Verde celebrates growth with 15% off eco-boats – Ibiza Spotlight

Green energy eco-pioneer, La Bella Verde, is celebrating the expansion of its fleet of solar-powered catamarans this year by offering Ibiza Spotlight site visitors a 15% discount on trips during the months of April and May. These tranquil, eco-friendly voyages of Ibiza and Formentera’s coastline have been a great success […]

Virgin Islands has its first electric charter yacht – Plugboats
24 Apr
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Virgin Islands has its first electric charter yacht – Plugboats

Voyage Charters, a very highly rated British Virgin Islands charter company (5 rating on TripAdvisor with 157 reviews) now has an electric option for sailors, the first of its kind in the BVI. Their Voyage 480 catamaran sailboat has 2 15kW (20hp) electric motors by Oceanvolt, solar panels and a […]

Special Events and Activities Ignite the 2019 Pacific Sail & Power Boat Show – PR Web
23 Apr
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Special Events and Activities Ignite the 2019 Pacific Sail & Power Boat Show – PR Web

Richmond’s Pacific Sail & Power Boat Show Boat Tours Boating enthusiasts are anticipating the debut of two new boats, the J/99 and the RS21, as the show continues to attract new exhibitors and attendees from across the nation and around the world. Past News Releases RSS RICHMOND, Calif. (PRWEB) […]

Electric Boats Weekly Update Mar 24-31 – Plugboats
23 Apr
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Electric Boats Weekly Update Mar 24-31 – Plugboats

Here’s a summary of all the posts and articles on Plugboats last week about the rapidly changing world of electric boats and non-ICE marine propulsion. MOTORS / RECYCLING Electric recycled boat sets off for ‘plastic fishing’ Bottles to boat! The Hubbub charity in the UK has scheduled this year’s tour […]

One Cool Cat – Soundings Magazine
22 Apr
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One Cool Cat – Soundings Magazine

A week in the British Virgin Islands aboard an all-electric catamaran leaves a crew completely amped Pim Van Hemmen Imagine sailing through the British Virgin Islands for a week and never picking up a bag of ice to chill the beer, never pulling up to a dock to fill the […]

PEI’s Anne of Green energy? – Plugboats
22 Apr
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PEI’s Anne of Green energy? – Plugboats

The province of Prince Edward Island in Canada is probably best known for the book (and films, and TV series) Anne of Green Gables, which has been a worldwide favourite since it was written in 1908. There is still a popular musical based on the book performed on the island […]

Three electric boat companies changing the world – Plugboats
21 Apr
5:34

Three electric boat companies changing the world – Plugboats

Changing the world seems a pretty big claim, but these three companies have been recognized by the Solar Impulse Foundation, an organization founded by Bertrand Piccard to promote environmental solutions. He’s the French eco-adventurepreneur who flew the Solar Impulse plane around the world on nothing but solar power and knows […]

Solar boat preparing to conquer English Channel – Plugboats
21 Apr
5:31

Solar boat preparing to conquer English Channel – Plugboats

The solar boat team of TU Delft (Technical University of Delft in the Netherlands) is one of the most accomplished teams in the world. It is now getting ready for a new challenge: preparing a solar boat to break the record for crossing the English Channel in a boat propelled […]

Boa Mistura turns 52 fishing boats into art to bring awareness to the plight of the parrotfish – Inhabitat
21 Apr
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Boa Mistura turns 52 fishing boats into art to bring awareness to the plight of the parrotfish – Inhabitat

Inspired by the natural design and shapes of the tropical parrotfish, these previously-rusty old boats now don bright new exteriors. The venture was another in a long line of community projects aimed to create “art as a tool for change” organized by the Madrid-based art collective Boa Mistura. The Pepillo […]

BC-SPORT | AP News Service – Richmond.com
20 Apr
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BC-SPORT | AP News Service – Richmond.com

Interactive opportunities for the entire family throughout the show RICHMOND, Calif. (PRWEB) April 04, 2019 — The Pacific Sail & Power Boat Show kicks off its celebration of sailing, boating, and the marine sport lifestyle with events and exhibits for all generations of maritime enthusiasts over four […]