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Solar Boat Sails On Saryu River In Ayodhya In Testing Mode

A solar-powered electric boat has been introduced on the holy Saryu River marking a significant milestone in the country. Following the directives of Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, the Uttar Pradesh New and Renewable Energy Agency (UPNEDA) has outlined plans for the routine operation of this boat service in Ayodhya. The components and accessories of the […]

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Solar Energy, CNG Will Soon Power Kerala’s Ferries and Tourist Boats

Ferries, tourist boats, and barges operated by public sector agencies in Kerala are set to take the plunge into solar power or CNG as the fuel source to address climate change concerns and to rein in the operational cost, according to recent media reports. The city-based Kerala Shipping and Inland Navigation Corporation Ltd (KSINC) is […]

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SWTD Bets on the Success of Solar Boats

Starting in April 2019, the department will launch three solar boats into its service across the backwaters of Kottayam and Alappuzha districts. The State Water Transport Department (SWTD) of Kerala is out to take maximum advantage of the sun, as it plans to introduce three solar-powered boats into its service after the success of its […]

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Solar Powered Boat Service to Commence from January 12 in Kerala

Kerala will script a new chapter in its transport sector when a solar powered boat will start its first service from Vaikom in Kottayam district, about 180 Kms from here, on January 12. State Transport Minister A K Saseendran said, ‘‘The solar powered boat would conduct its first service with 75 passengers on January 12 […]

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NavAlt’s solar ferry is all set for trial in Alappuzha, Kerala

NavAlt’s solar ferry built for Kerala State Water Transport Department is all set for trial in Alappuzha, Kerala. The solar ferry with 75 seats will be launched soon after the successful trail. The boat will be taken to water bodies for trails in coming days. According to The Hindi the boat made of fiber glass, […]

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