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Hybrid technology moves from road to water - PhysOrg.com
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Hybrid technology moves from road to water
Hybrid engine systems are slowly catching on with environmentally conscious sailors, replacing less-fuel efficient diesel motors on sailboats. The setup - a diesel generator paired with an electric motor - allows sailors to stay out on the water longer ...

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Actually these guys Electric Marine Propulsion

under a couple different names were around before the modern electric car ever hit the road. They actually sued Toyota for stealing part of their design.
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