In the river passenger port of St. Petersburg on Saturday, June 27, launched the first electric catamaran domestic production, called Ecovolt.
during the ceremony was laid and the second electric catamaran, which was named Ecocruiser. And slice after the event, signed a contract to supply five electrocutaneous Ecocruiser, which will serve a tourist line, the Hermitage, Peterhof, writes TASS.
As reported by the founder and shareholder of the company-manufacturer of Emperium Alexander Lebedev, the serial production of catamarans will be launched at a private shipyard enterprises in the Leningrad region.
Electric catamarans are designed for river touring. Source of energy for them are high-energy battery, charge which is enough for 10 hours of travel. The catamaran accommodates up to 60 passengers, can reach a cruising speed of 15 knots.