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The Coming “Tesla” of the Canals and Rivers – Even Agricultural Goods Will Get a New Ride

Positive Future #331 (Feature photo – Cargo Barge  – By Sarah McD from Portland, OR, USA – Tidewater Barge – Columbia River, CC BY 2.0) Barges have a long history of transporting agricultural and other goods to major ports on the East and West coasts. With large diesel engines, these barges have served as a cornerstone for foreign exports and building up America’s agricultural might. Like other modes of transportation, how barges are powered is in the process of being challenged and changed. Electric Vehicles Research brings news about the company Port liner’s latest invention – fully electric and crewless container barges. You can read the full story here: https://www.electricvehiclesresearch.com/articles/16009/electric-container-barges-to-set-sail

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