Electric ferries coming to Niagara Falls

When it comes to reducing CO2 emissions from transport, water transportation has been mostly overlooked so far, but this is going to change very soon. In San Francisco, the Red & White Fleet, one of the city’s oldest tour guide companies, operates a hybrid ferry that runs on lithium-ion batteries carrying up to 600 passengers per hour. In New York, the famous Maid of the Mist is working with ABB to launch two zero-emissions vessels this year¬†for its popular Niagara Falls service.

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