My Solar Powered FishSkiff

  By Cecil Hoge, President of Sea Eagle Boats, Inc. Several years ago I wrote a blog story called, “My Solar Power Dream”. In it, I outlined my efforts to create a solar-powered boat that really worked. That experiment was more dream than reality. At the time, I had put a solar panel on an inflatable sailing catamaran and hooked it up to a lithium battery that powered a Torqeedo electric motor. In the years leading up to that experiment, I had tried a number of solar panels, most of which did very little. On my sailing catamaran, I hooked … Continue reading My Solar Powered FishSkiff