Gallery: Tûranor PlanetSolar: World’s Largest Solar-Powered Boat Sets T...


MS Tûranor PlanetSolar, the world’s largest solar boat, set a new record for the fastest transatlantic crossing by a vessel powered entirely by solar energy, smashing its own 2010 record by four days. The 115-foot Swiss catamaran traveled 2,867 miles (5,310 kilometers) across the Atlantic Ocean in 22 days, conducting experiments along the Gulf Stream as part of the PlanetSolar DeepWater expedition.

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  1. Black owen July 13, 2013 at 3:23 pm

    found some more pics of this cool ship here under the transportation section

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