Electric engine manufacturer, ePropulsion, has been chosen as the RYA’s new Official Innovation Partner.
The four-year partnership follows an increase in members switching to electric drives and the emergency of new technologies.
“Through this new four-year partnership, we’re looking forward to working together to test, develop and evolve electronic marine propulsion into the future,” said Sara Sutcliffe, RYA CEO.
Steve Bruce, global OEM sales director, ePropulsion, added: “By focusing on electric engine solutions, we’re taking a massive leap forward in mitigating the negative environmental effects of conventional boating.
“Our partnership with the RYA marks a pivotal shift towards sustainability in the maritime sector. We’ll be working hand-in-hand to introduce cutting-edge electric engine technologies that are not just efficient, but eco-friendly.”