Sea-Kit Wins Grant to Create World’s First H2-Powered Unmanned Vessel

UK-based unmanned vessel startup Sea-Kit has won a government grant to install and test an innovative printed circuit board-based hydrogen fuel cell on its prototype USV Maxlimer, allowing the vessel to operate with zero onboard emissions. It will be the first hydrogen fuel cell system on a commercial USV, the company said. 

Sea-Kit secured the grant through the UK government's Clean Maritime Demonstration Competition (CMDC). With funding from the Department for Transport (DfT) and support from...

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