TAT welcomes new environment-friendly electric ferries on Bangkok’s Chao Phraya River
Bangkok, 24 December, 2020 – The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is delighted with the introduction of a new electric ferry service on Bangkok’s Chao Phraya River, in line with Thailand’s20-year plan to build renewable transport infrastructure nationwide.
The MINE Smart Ferries, manufactured and operated by Thailand-based Energy Absolute, are powered by Li-Ion batteries, and can operate for 80 to 100 kilometres on a single charge, enough for two round trips (maximum 250 passengers) on its 23-kilometre Chao Phraya River route.
A total of 27 ferries are in the pipeline for the service with six to be deployed in the initial stage,
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