Teodor Hällestrand

First electric, foiling boat aces world’s strictest safety and noise test

The first of a new breed of maritime transport successfully passed one of the world’s most rigorous leisure boat tests, conducted by the Swiss authorities in Lucerne, last Tuesday. Candela Seven is the world’s first electric hydrofoil boat to enter the market, and as such, had to pass a set of trials to meet the …

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Electric Foiling Speed Boat Candela Seven in the Caribbean

Candela gets backing from TED Curator Chris Anderson

Swedish tech company Candela Speed Boat AB, which makes the world’s first all-electric hydrofoil speedboat that significantly reduces energy consumption and boasts a nearly 60-mile range, has received significant financial backing from Chris Anderson, the curator of TED Conferences LLC. “We’re at a crucial moment on the journey toward a clean, sustainable future,” Anderson says. …

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