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Cyberboats

We’ve got the Tesla Cybertruck, so I was wondering about the state of “cyberboats”: all electric boats. The Electric boat entry on Wikipedia is a useful starting point for the history, including that the invention of the internal combustion engine put a stop to early electric boat experiments. The Canadian Electric Boat Company has 15-20ft launches for sale, powered by BMW batteries. X Shore, based in Sweden, crowd-funded an investment round, and won a 2020 German Design award. Torqueedo makes various electric powered outboards for power and sail boats. The Boat Trader Hybrid and Electric Boats Guide is a good...