The auto industry is going electric. This startup says boats are next.
The Auto industry is going to be electric and it’s booming its demand in the market for 2 to 3 years in the world. Companies like Tesla, and Neo are producing a huge number of electric cars and selling them effortlessly.
Electric boats are going to be the next startup
These boats with a top speed of 35 knots, these boats 26-foot boats can match their fossil fuel-burning peers for speed size. These boats are said to be 100% electric boats. The big difference: There’s not a single drop of diesel used or in sight. Electric power means fewer fossil fuel emissions, which can contribute to the world’s climate change.
X Shore’s company
X shore’s company sells fully electric boats and these do not make any kind of sound and drive silently at a speed of 35 knots. The new model of this company, The Eelex 8000 was first shown to the world in January and is available in the US markets.
Model Eelex 8000
This boat is currently the most expensive boat sold by the Shore company at about 329,000 dollars. Deck and hull colors are customized with three different colors Moss, Sandy, and Coffee. It weighs around 5,700 pounds and is 8 feet in height and length of 28 feet. It fully charges in 8 hours of time or in 1 hour if it charges in the supercharging mode. Along with the wheel, controls are on a 24-inch waterproof and glare-proof touch screen and stereo system. It was powered with Lithium-ion batteries, which powered the single-shaft propulsion system. It has a seating capacity of four people.
This model is basically inspired by the eel’s robust head and its sleek, stream-lined body X Shore said and of course, the eel’s electric abilities also partially inspired the design.
The eel ornament on the boat nods to that inspiration for the passenger.
This Swedish Startup has just raised 18 million to keep pace with ballooning orders. Its long-term prospects may depend upon if and when the shipping industry catches up with the emissions rules and subsidies that have helped drive electric car sales.