How was the decision made to be fully hybrid-electric, with no fuel onboard (except the diesel generator set as a range extender)
After several years of testing we found out, that the overall energy balance of solar-panels is much better than of a sail. In an [...]
Can you summarise the testing process of the first Solarwave 46? What did you learn that has had the biggest impact?
We ran the following long-term tests: 2005-2009 with a converted Fountaine Pajot 37, in which we installed the same household appliances as on our [...]
Lithium batteries - high energy density, the same product as Tesla uses. To be more flexible, we always use the latest generation which is [...]
Conventional motoryachts are powered by diesel- or gas-engines. Additionally they use to have a generator on board to supply all household appliances. Depending on [...]