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Daily Archives: 14/02/2020

Energy Observer ~ Bound for Tokyo then California

Energy Observer © Energy Observer Productions - Antoine Drancey

Energy Observer is preparing for her big four-year round the world trip. In 2020, the first hydrogen-powered vessel to be self-sufficient in energy is set to complete the longest offshore crossings in her history, which will take her as far as Tokyo during the Olympic Games, and then on to California. Some new on-board technologies will be tested and optimised ...

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M32 Miami Winter Series

Team Convergence in an intense reaching start - Miami Winter Series 2 - photo © Felipe Juncadella

Pieter Taselaar’s Bliksem held off the competition and won the second event of the Miami winter series. A happy Pieter Taselaar comments, “We were in first Day One, and it’s always a challenge to hold on to that. The pressure is on and we held our own.” The team now takes over the lead in the winter series that concludes ...

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