THE PROJECT

Designed, built and assembled in Nantes/Carquefou, the Solar Odyssey solar electric trimaran is an experimental platform designed to break the Atlantic record go around the world with solar energy alone. Or a clean circumnavigation without any CO2 emissions, with the objective of achieving these navigations at commercially exploitable speeds.

CHARACTERISTICS

Weight: 5 t
Size: 18 x 9 m
Preparation Year: 2011
Engine power: 15 kW
Battery capacity: 20 kWh
Renewable energies: 110 m2 of solar panels