Boy Genius Just Created Solar-Powered Barges That Clean Rivers, Ocean Next!


Boy genius creates solar powered barge that cleans 110 tons of garbage per day!

Boy genius creates solar powered barge that cleans 110 tons of garbage per day!

Boyan Slat, a 25-year-old Dutch inventor and entrepreneur has been tackling the problem of ocean pollution since 2011. Boyan started The Ocean Cleanup with a mission to develop advanced technology that could rid the oceans of the plastic and particularly disassemble and clean the Great Pacific Garbage Patch, a stretch of marine debris that stretches from California to Japan. After he figured it’s best to start at the source, his nonprofit “The Ocean Cleanup” created this solar-powered barge that can clean 110 tons of garbage every day.

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