Solar Electric Boat Doing the Great Loop Cruise

Jim Greer is into electric boats in a big way. One of his bucket list items is to complete a cruise of the Great Loop. For those unfamiliar with the loop, we’re basically talking about a water route that essentially circles the entire eastern half of the United States. This has been done by many, but not using a boat using only solar power! He’s about half way now in his custom 45′ trimaran equipped with solar panels and two Torqueedo electric outboard drives as seen in the photo of his ...