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To promote the use of electric-powered boats and provide a place for those interested in electric boats and boating to find information about electric marine technology in Canada and connect with other electric boat enthusiasts and owners.


A future where vessels powered by internal combustion are the exception and fossil-free boats and ships are the most popular water transport in Canada and throughout the world.

Electric Boat News in Canada

The Canadian electric boat news comes from the pages of Plugboats, the international journal of electric boats. Click »» here or on the ‘Canada e-Boat News in the header to see all the latest.

Vision Marine developing custom electric outboard batteries

Vision Marine is partnering with Octillion Power Systems to develop customized high voltage 35 kWh electric outboard batteries as the energy source for their E-Motion 180e powertrain. This is the latest step for Vision Marine in optimizing procurement, manufacture and assembly for commercial scale production. In October of 2021 they announced an agreement with Linamar Corporation subsidiary …

Vision Marine scales up for mass production of E-Motion electric outboard

To meet growing demand for the high power E-Motion electric outboard, Vision Marine Technologies has partnered with the McLaren Engineering division of Linamar Corporation, an automotive parts manufacturer and supplier with 60 plants operating around the world. The flagship 180E, with its power rating of 180 HP / 135 kW,  has been making news since …

Vision Marine to supply Limestone Boat electric powertrains

Another established boat builder jumps on board the e-train with the Limestone Boat electric drive being supplied by Vision Marine Technologies. Both companies are well known in Canadian boating and both have set their eyes in the past year on increasing their sales in the larger North American and world markets. In December Vision Marine went public …

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