Electric Vehicles to be produced in Fiji.
With Climate Change and pollution being a major topic when it comes to manufacturing products or operating a business, the introduction of Electric and Solar Powered Transport is a priority to help reverse the damage being caused to our atmosphere by the burning of fossil fuels.
Rokola Director, Arnie Duckworth is the developer of the E-bike – an electric powered push bike being manufactured in Thailand. The bike is manufactured from Duflex, Carbon Fibre and Titanium. It would be rated in the top ten electric powered push bikes in the world. Space age looks and capable of 60 Kms per hour. Rokola will be producing this bike in Fiji at its facility in Teidamu, Ba. The bike is currently sold as a kit set for the DIY handyman or fully completed.
An Electric car
The building of a classic design car from composite material and Carbon Fibre is going to be the first electric vehicle built in Fiji. Rokola has plans for electric powered Delivery Vehicles and Off Road All Terain vehicles for work or weekend fun.
Rokola will be manufacturing Liquid Cooled Lithium Batteries for use in Motor vehicles and Electric powered water craft.
The batteries are currently in development and shortly will be moving to the trial stage. It will be able to used also in Hybrid vehicles. The battery is being developed to give a greater range for the vehicle to travel between recharges. Plus more affordable than current lithium batteries available to the Pacific market.
The Pacific Green Business Centre will continue following this story and will keep you updated with developments.