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October 12, 2018

The rise of wind-powered ships

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What's old is new again.

Up top, the Maersk Pelican, the only superlarge cargo ship in the world with with two 98-feet-high rotor sails.

The carbon fiber structures are projected to cut fuel costs by 7-10%.

Economist back story here.

October 12, 2018 at 10:01 AM | Permalink


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