ELMAR project study visit to Austria – South Germany – Switzerland „Electric boats on inland waterways”. 10 -12 September 2019
During 9 - 13 September 2019, Partners of the ELMAR project consortium and guests from e-mobility interest groups had the opportunity to participate in in a three day study trip in the D-A-CH region, exploring companies involved in production of waterborne e-mobility technologies.
During the festival "Fischerfest Gaffelrigg", which took place from 19th to 21st July in the district Wieck of the University and Hanseatic City of Greifswald (Germany), the solar electric boats of the company SolarWaterWorld from Berlin were used as part of the transport service during the festival.
Partners from the ELMAR Project Consortium participated in the Electric & Hybrid Marine World Expo that took place in Amsterdam on the 25th of June.
Major objective of the event was to provide the producers and suppliers of the solutions for electric water mobility, with a networking opportunity and exchange experience concerning boat renovation and conversion into electric propulsion.
Regional networking meeting was held at the Faculty of Management and Economics of the Gdansk University of Technology. Agenda of the meeting included study tour to the Gdansk Refinery, part of the LOTOS Group, which along with the Pomeranian Regional Chamber of Commerce, are the founders of the Hydrogen Cluster. The visit included presentation of the hydrogen production technologies and the potential for its use as a fuel for propulsion systems.
All-Partner Meeting was held in Gdansk to discuss the status of the project and the further planned project activities.
Partners of the ELMAR project and representatives of the Lithuanian and German companies took part in the Dialogue & Networking meeting, organized in the formula of study visit to the boat and ship design company Nelton and the producer the recreational boats with PV-supported electric propulsion, located in Gdańsk - Green Boats.
The international boat fair “boot 2019” took place in Düsseldorf on 19-27 January 2019. The “boot” is the biggest recreational boating fair in the world.
The scientific event of technical profile, dedicated to a wide range of aspects related to electric mobility and sustainable energy systems was organized by the University of Applied Sciences Stralsund (HOST) and the Institute for Renewable Energy Systems (iRES), was held between 7th and 9th of November, 2018.
The study visit to Norway provided opportunity to learn about the Norwegian experience concerning building and exploitation of the car-passenger ferries serving as an important part of the public transport between the islands and main land.