Solar Boat par VPLP design
© VPLP Design

Solar Boat

This trimaran (or monohull with stabilizers), which bears a certain resemblance to the Komorebi 138, is the result of a commission by an American owner who wanted a solar-powered cruising boat that is fully autonomous in terms of energy.

Solar Boat par VPLP design
© VPLP Design

VPLP offered up this concept which features a spacious living area on the main deck and a vast surface area for installing solar panels. Additional propulsion is supplied by two Oceanwings to enhance performance and ensure an even greater operating range.

Launched

2020

Category

concept

Architect

VPLP Design

Builder

Materials

glass

Length

41,5m

Beam

14m

Draft

1,3m

Air Draft

27,7m

Propulsion

wing

Sail Area

270m2