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Fort-de-France, FR 14°60.25'N 61°05.40'O The Odyssey
Energy Observer is in front of the Diamond Rock in Martinique

Fort-de-France, Martinique

Setting sail from Saint-Malo, the journey of around 5,000 nautical miles took just over 30 days, during which time it was totally self-sufficient in terms of energy, with no CO2 or fine particle emissions.

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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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Praia, CV 14°54'42.6"N 23°30'22.9"W The Odyssey
A beach in Cabo Verde

Praia, Cape Verde

Cape Verde is a biodiversity refuge for many marine species. Our ship is at anchor for two days for a well-deserved break before sailing due west across the Atlantic. Here again, it is impossible to set foot on land with the strict sanitary conditions.

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Drinking water production on board Energy Observer

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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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Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Sp 28°46.55'N 16°24.48'O The Odyssey
One of the Energy Observer's crew member on the deck

Canary Islands, Spain

The crew has stopped a few days in the Canary Islands for a bunkering of the boat, which took place under very specific sanitary conditions due to the confinement.

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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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Those women who made history

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Loctudy, FR 47°50'11.0"N 4°10'31.9"W The Odyssey
Picture of fishnets

Loctudy, France

Our crew is waiting for a weather window to finally open on the Bay of Biscay to allow us to sail south. Departure planned in a few days!

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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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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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Dunkirk, FR 51°03.58'N 2°37.14'E The Odyssey
Drone picture of Energy Observer moored in the port of Dunkirk

Dunkirk, France

This is the last stop of our Northern Europe Odyssey, before heading back to our homeport, Saint-Malo.

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