Alva Yachts Begins Construction on First Ocean Eco 90 Catamaran
FLEDGLING GERMAN BUILDER ALVA YACHTS HAS REVEALED ITS ALL-ELECTRIC 27.5 METRE SOLAR CATAMARAN MODEL OCEAN ECO 90.
The molds for the hull and superstructure are currently being completed, with the multihull yacht expected to hit the water in late 2021. Available with hybrid or full electric propulsion, the catamaran features more than 200 square metres of solar panelling. With an estimated cruising speed of 8-10 knots and top speed of 16-18 knots, the Ocean Eco 90 will have a “virtually unlimited range”, according to the builder.