Solar-powered boat!

I recently took a trip to Alcatraz island to see the @Large Ai Weiwei art exhibit.  On the way to the island, I was delighted to find that my ferry was solar-powered!

pv on a boat

My excitement was only slightly tempered when the energy dashboard in the cabin showed that the PV output was just enough to power the lights….  The boat is actually diesel-powered, but I won’t stop somebody from doing a good ole green-washing!

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