- India’s first solar-powered ferry ‘Aditya’ is among 12 such ferries around the globe that have been shortlisted for the Gustave Trouvé Award.
- Aditya from Kerala is representing Asia in the Gustave Trouvé Awards event.
- It is the sole entrant from Asia.
- Aditya is nominated for the category of electric ferry boats.
- The zero-pollution vehicle resulted in saving over 1 lakh litres of diesel and thus reducing carbon emission.