France launches carbon-free cruise ship powered by the wind

By Michelle Froese This article comes from Rebecca Moore of Passenger Ship Technology. Read the full article here.
STX France advocates using a hybrid propulsion system, combining wind as the main source of power with options such as LNG, and in time, potentially using fuel cells. (Source: Passenger Ship Technology)
STX France has launched a carbon-free cruise design that uses wind as its main source of power – a design that is first of its kind. And the wind technology solution will be trialled on a Ponant cruise ship.
STX France Vice President of projects Stéphane Cordier told Passenger Ship Technology: “This is something that nobody

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