As of May 2019Boats in water:1 Solarwave 46 Cruiser - Lauched 20091 SILENT 55 „E-Power“ -Lauched in June 20184 SILENT 55 "Sailor" -Lauched 2017-20183 SILENT [...]
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 [...]
Yes, we did it already! For commercial use the boat probably has to be customised to your needs. Just as a ballpark figure - [...]