Electric Outboard Engines

The Climate Hub, through the Whitsunday Healthy Heart Project is leading the destination on a decarbonisation journey.  The region's tourism sector is being engaged as partners to understand their carbon footprints and collaborate on solutions to reduce emissions.  

Boat travel is heavily reliant on fossil fuels however the tide is turning towards renewables. Green vessels are entering the market with electric and hydrogen technology developing rapidly.  

 

 

Leif A. Stavostrand
  • Boat travel is heavily reliant on fossil fuels however the tide is turning towards renewables. Green vessels are entering the market with electric and hydrogen technology developing rapidly.  

    Evoy marine have developed fully electric outboard engines and are planning on adding an additional 100hp per year to their technology.  

    The Hub asked their Co-founder and CEO, Leif A. Stavostrand for more information on the evolution of boat engines to see how this may support our regions vision for zero emissions marine tourism.