fbpx

Electric Boating Evolution: Seavolt and d’Albora’s Pioneering Initiative

Seavolt and d’Albora Marinas: Powering the Future of Electric Boating in Australia

The world of boating is on the cusp of a revolutionary change. As the automotive industry accelerates towards electric vehicles, the marine sector is not far behind. Leading this charge in Australia is Seavolt, in partnership with d’Albora Marinas, bringing the nation’s first DC fast charging network for recreational and commercial electric boats.

A Pioneering Partnership

Seavolt and d’Albora Marinas have embarked on a groundbreaking partnership to deliver sustainable and efficient marine charging solutions. This collaboration is set to transform the boating experience across Australia’s east coast, starting with the first installation at d’Albora The Spit on Sydney Harbour. This location will offer a comprehensive range of services, including fast charging, berthing, boatyard maintenance, and waterfront dining.

Chris Cudlipp, CEO of Seavolt, emphasizes the importance of a robust charging network powered by 100% renewable electricity to support the growing electric boating market. d’Albora’s network of prime marina locations in Queensland, New South Wales, and Victoria provides the perfect platform for this initiative. Julien Pouteau, Managing Director of d’Albora, highlights the increasing interest among their customers in berthing new electric boats and the opportunity to support emissions-free boating.

Making Electric Boating Truly Accessible

The introduction of DC fast charging facilities across d’Albora’s marinas will make electric boating truly accessible. Boaters can now enjoy the convenience of fast and efficient charging, reducing downtime and maximizing their time on the water. This infrastructure is crucial in supporting the growing number of electric boats, ensuring they can operate smoothly and sustainably. By providing easy access to renewable energy, Seavolt and d’Albora are breaking down the barriers to electric boating, making it a viable option for a wider audience.

Carbon Yachts: Leading the Way in Electric Boating

At Carbon Yachts, we are committed to driving the electric boating revolution with our innovative range of electric boats. Among our offerings, the Candela C-8 stands out as a beacon of luxury and sustainability. This award-winning boat, renowned for its hydrofoil technology, ensures a smooth and energy-efficient ride, making it the world’s best-selling electric leisure boat. With a range of 57 nautical miles at a cruising speed of 22 knots, the Candela C-8 exemplifies the perfect blend of performance and eco-friendliness

Our portfolio also includes the Virtue V10 which offers the option of Evoy’s cutting-edge electric outboards. This model merges power with sustainability, ensuring long durations out at sea with a minimal carbon footprint. Additionally, Saffier Yachts offers electric drive options across their entire fleet, further showcasing their commitment to sustainable boating. The Saffier SE 24 Lite, in particular, boasts an electric drive as its standard and has received numerous accolades for its superior design and eco-friendly features.

The arrival of the Candela C-8 in Australia, presented by Carbon Yachts, marks a significant milestone. We are excited to showcase this revolutionary boat at the Sydney International Boat Show from August 01-04. Attendees will also have the exclusive opportunity to participate in test flights of the C-8 in Sydney Harbour, experiencing firsthand the future of electric boating.

Candela Founder Gustav Hasselskog explains the patented Candela ‘C-Foil’ system

See more Candela ‘Tech Talks’

A Greener Future with Seavolt and d’Albora

The partnership between Seavolt and d’Albora Marinas is a pivotal step towards a greener future for the marine industry. By installing DC fast chargers across d’Albora’s network, they are providing electric boat owners with convenient access to sustainable power. This initiative not only supports the transition to electric boats but also promotes the broader adoption of renewable energy in the marine sector.

As more marinas across Australia embrace these innovative technologies, the vision of emissions-free boating becomes a reality. At Carbon Yachts, we are proud to be at the forefront of this transformation, offering a range of electric boats that cater to diverse needs without compromising on performance or luxury.

d’Albora ‘The Spit’ Sydney Harbour will be home to Australias maiden DC boat charger

Join the Electric Boating Revolution

The future of boating is electric, and the partnership between Seavolt and d’Albora Marinas is leading the way. With the installation of DC fast chargers and the introduction of cutting-edge electric boats like the Candela C-8, the boating industry is setting a new course towards sustainability.

We invite you to join us on this exciting journey. Visit us at the Sydney International Boat Show to learn more about the Candela C-8 and experience the future of boating. Together, we can sail into a cleaner, greener future.

For more information, visit our Carbon Yachts website or contact us at our Pittwater office. Let’s make waves in the electric boating revolution!

Discover more about Seavolt here

Discover more about d’Albora here

Latest from the blog

FUSION FACTOR: VIRTUE V10 T-TOP REVIEW

FUSION FACTOR: VIRTUE V10 T-TOP REVIEW

Club Marine Magazine – June/July 2024

“An efficient hull design, thrilling performance, comfortable cabin and well-designed entertainment areas are hallmarks of the Virtue V10 T-Top” Writes Dominic Wiseman

Candela C-8 to Premiere at Sydney International Boat Show 2024

Candela C-8 to Premiere at Sydney International Boat Show 2024

The Worlds First Electric Foiling Boat Is Coming Downunder! We are pleased to announce that Carbon Yachts, the Australian distributor of Candela Boats, is bringing Australia's first Candela C-8, the world's premier electric hydrofoiling boat, to Sydney. This...