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Goldfish eFUSION All Electric Boat Wins 2012 Boat of the Year Innovation Award
In brief: The Goldfish 23 eFUSION, powered by an electric propulsion system, won the innovation award category of the 2012 European Powerboat of the Year award at the Dusseldorf Boat Show.
The Goldfish 23 foot eFUSION tender recently achieved a top speed of 47 knots (which it achieves in 10 seconds) during testing in Norway. UQM worked with ReGen Nautic, Inc., based in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, on the program. It's powered by a UQM PowerPhase Select 145 electric propulsion system.
The eFusion 23 uses an electric outboard; Goldfish plans to deploy up to 10 additional eFUSION boats this year. Future plans include higher volume production of a jet drive propulsion system using UQM’s new PowerPhase Pro 135.
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Goldfish is a private company owned by its founders and located near Oslo fjord in Norway.
Photo credits: Goldfish
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