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The New Tesla Battery - Part 2

Posted by Sally Reuther on Thursday, July 30, 2015, In : STEM Internship 
David: Alright, so where was I?
Brittany: You just finished talking to us about the Tesla battery on a large boat or yacht
David: That's right! We were talking about how the installation would have to meet marine industry standards. But there is more to it. It's not just a battery, you also need an inverter. I actually find it interesting that Tesla doesn't come right out and say that you are just buying the battery pack. You have to separately buy the inverter.
Sam: Really? 
David: Yes. The batt...
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STEM Intership in Electric Propulsion

Posted by Sally Reuther on Sunday, June 28, 2015, In : STEM Internship 

Brittany (with camera), is helping to video the testing session on Energetic, the Thoosa 5kW electric launch used by Annapolis Hybrid Marine to demonstrate the advantages of marine electric propulsion.

STEM Interns Experience

Experience? My first time on an electric boat was absolutely amazing. I had asked myself before we got on the boat “How is this going to work? Will it run like a diesel engine?” Let me tell you, it is exactly like a diesel boat but it saves the environment!

I’m learni...

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