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A warm welcome to the Energy Observer laboratory, where engineers, researchers and scientists are developing innovations, which will make renewable energies a reality for all.

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    1. Monaco The Innovations
      Picture of an engineer wearing glass while welding

      A Hydrogen-focused Edition for the Solar & Energy Boat Challenge

      Organized by the Yacht Club de Monaco, this event is unique in the world as it demonstrates the true commitment of researchers, future engineers, and professionals to carbon-free yachting. And hydrogen solutions were largely rewarded!
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    2. Paris, FR The Innovations

      The challenges of the REXH2

      While the crew of Energy Observer continues to navigate the Atlantic without being able to set foot on land, another team is holding its breath: that of Energy Observer Developments (EODev), whose REXH2 is currently sailing on the first hydrogen vessel around the world.
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    3. Fort de France, Martinique The Innovations

      Appraisal of a transatlantic passage in solitude

      Energy Observer’s first transatlantic passage, from Finistère to Martinique, served as a test bed for this year’s key innovations in renewable energies aboard the floating laboratory.
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    4. Fort de France, FR The Innovations
      Energy Observer crew is outside of the boat

      Energy Observer, an ambassador of alternative solutions

      The vessel is at the halfway point of the first transatlantic crossing using renewable energies and hydrogen. An “anniversary” that comes in a difficult global context. Interview with Victorien Erussard and Jérôme Delafosse.
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    5. Saint-Malo, France The Innovations

      New solar panels for Energy Observer

      The solar panel park of Energy Observer has undergone a revamp with the exploitation of numerous surfaces, even reduced ones.
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    6. Saint-Malo, France The Innovations
      A fuel Cell with the logo of Toyota Fuel Cell

      A new fuel cell on board Energy Observer for the 2020 odyssey!

      Toyota and Energy Observer Developments (EODev), a subsidiary of Energy Observer and an incubator for affordable hydrogen mobility solutions, have jointly developed a fuel cell system integrating the fuel cell within the Toyota Miraï to equip Energy Observer, the first hydrogen ship around the world.
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    7. Saint-Malo, France The Innovations
      Energy Observer being launched

      Energy Observer back to the sea!

      Our ship of the future has finally returned to its natural element after 3 months out of the water and many improvements on its onboard technologies.
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    8. Saint-Malo, France The Innovations

      Energy Observer starts her 4th technical stopover

      The first hydrogen vessel around the world has just started its winter technical stopover after 7 months of expedition to Northern Europe.
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    9. Paris, France The Innovations
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      Proud to announce the launch of industrial activities for EODev

      During the “Hydrogen, the Right Move at the Right Time” day, organized by AFHYPAC at the “Maison de la chimie”, Energy Observer announces the launch of Energy Observer Developments’ industrial activities, thus confirming its desire to deploy clean systems for everyone.
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    10. Saint-Malo, France The Innovations
      Roland Reynaud working on the boat

      High-tech plumbing for Energy Observer

      Energy Observer takes care of the details. The experimental catamaran optimizes all its systems to improve its performance as well as the crew’s comfort. Explanations by Roland Reynaud, the on-board engineer.
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