MAkINg ThE DIFFERENCE MaRiNE
Silent running for luxury mega yacht
The stakes have just got higher forownersofluxurymegayachts.it’s nolongerenoughtohavethebiggest andfastestvesselontheseas.They nowwanthybridelectricdrivesthat offerthepossibilityforsmooth,silent, emission-free operation. And that’s where Saft’s specialized marine lithium-ion(Li-ion)batteriescomein. Safthasjustwonitsfirstcontract inthissectorforthezozaluxurymega yacht project. it will be one of the largest and most advanced private hybrid luxury yachts in the world; thevesselwillfeatureaninnovative propulsion system with six main enginesandanelectricalpowerplant featuring two Saft battery systems withatotalcapacityof3MWh. “Our objective for Project Zoza is to create ultimate comfort and style by adopting the latest state-of-theart marine technologies. Saft’s battery systems will help to take yacht design to the next level by supporting silent propulsion and emission-free operations in harbor,”saidarepresentativefromthe yacht’sfutureowner. firstname.lastname@example.org
“Our objective for Project Zoza is to create ultimate comfort and style by adopting the latest state-of-the-art marine technologies.”
Award win for low emission ferry
TheScottishferry,MVCatriona,wasnamedasthebestelectricand hybridpropulsionsystemattheelectric&HybridMarineAwards2016. ThispioneeringferryfeaturestwoSaftSeanergy®batterysystemsthat provideatotalof800kWhofenergystorage.Byintegratingthebatteries, theferry’sownerCaledonianMaritimeAssetssavesupto30percentin fuelconsumptionandCO2emissions.