In 2017, Soel Yachts, a Dutch based company, launched SoelCat 12 solar catamaran at Bora Bora Pearl Beach Resort and Spa, it accommodates up to 12 guests. It’s entirely silent and sustainable, no carbon pollution to preserve Tahitian waters.
Here we are now, in a time where the ways we used to live are questioned, an opportunity to pave new way of lives is opening up. It’s undeniable we are shifting towards more sustainable lifestyle, the demand for long lasting products is rising now. Yes, our earth is recovering during these times of limited travel, yet awareness of the necessity of green mobility is more present than ever. This time Soel Yachts wants to introduce you to Soel Shuttle 14, trying to redefine the way we travel on water by setting new standards for efficient solar electric boats.
With the successful operation of SoelCat 12, Soel Yachts has gained great reputation among its customers due to the growing sustainability movement. The newly developed Soel Shuttle 14 type are under construction, still specially designed for the Bora Bora Pearl Beach Resort, but the company also offers more comfortable layout with large space for up to 24 passengers and their luggage. The layout can be customized as client wishes.
Soel Shuttle 14 Electric Yacht is equipped with battery capacity of 106 kWh and 80 kW of motor power from Naval DC, it can reach top speed of 14 knots. The clients want this yacht to be fully autonomous without depending on the availability of diesel and petrol, yet the yacht should be able to reach the same performance of conventional powered boats. This yacht has been designed with great understanding of needs around passenger transport, it has become sustainable solutions for both commercial and private operators.
The hull design of Soel Shuttle 14 has been optimized for maximum efficiency and the need to provide reliable running hours. It has ability to deliver great economy per trip, reliability, performance, and durability, this yacht provides meaning full experience with long lasting impact.
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