Electric ships

Japan it not going to be left behind in the race to develop new green maritime technolog:

The first electric powered ferry has already entered service:

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I believe the electric craze has to benefit from better storage capability (visualize Star Trek) and much faster recharge rates.

The technology is already in place and the fleet of battery powered vessel, mostly ferries, are growing by the day:

Inductive charging in 10 min. or less may be the key that make this possible:

In Norway it is the aim to have at least 70 fully electric powered ferries in operation by end of 2021:

Hydrogen power MAY be the solution on longer routes and for other types of vessels.
The first such ferry is under construction and will enter service in spring 2021: