Capital Region

Green Marine Solar Transportation

Move people and goods with free solar energy and the tank is always full!

Presented by David Borton

 Tuesday, September 8, 2015
5:30 pm to 7:00 pm
      Presentation starts promptly at 6:00
                                Room 125
                                 Business Building*
                                  Albany, NY
                               Light refreshments will be provided.


Learn about the design process and hands on experiences in building Green Marine Solar Transportation fit for moving serious cargo along the Mohawk River. How does this work fit our future cargo business model?  What difficulties have we experienced in the many facets of this work: fundraising, design and implementation, marketing of the practicality of solar boats?

After this session, attendees will be able to:

  • Explain the typical efficiency range of market ready solar panels, and how that effects design
  • List three reasons solar transportation is a viable option today
  • Understand energy flow efficiency and relate this to our current solar boat design
  • List three ways solar boats can help us solve some of the problems we face in NYS business

Register via the link to the left.  You will need to log-in with your email address and create a profile if you have not already done so.  You must use the email address associated with your Chapter membership account in order to receive the member’s rate for registration.  Advance registration fees: $15 for Chapter members and $20 for the general public. $10 for students. SUNY Albany students and staff are free (PLEASE REGISTER FOR ROOM PLANNING). At the door: $25, cash or check.

For more info: here