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About the company

Type
Startup or self-employed

Members type
innovator

Headquarters
44036 Nantes, France

Company size
2

Founders
Nils Joyeux - Amaury Bolvin

Founded
1

SDG's

  • Affordable and clean energy

  • Industry, innovation and infrastructure


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Website
http://www.zephyretboree.com

Alliance member

Zéphyr & Borée


Zéphyr & Borée designs disruptive cargo ships fitted with wing-sails to reduce the shipping industry carbon footprint

90% of global trades are done by 50 000 cargo ships emitting 1 billion tons of CO2 a year. How to deal with this issue? Wind energy is part of the solution. The Challenge is to master this energy in a simple and efficient way. At Zéphyr & Borée, we have designed cargo ships fitted with disruptive wing-sails enabling to greatly reduce the fuel consumption. Wind is free and unlimited, our technology is already proven and allows massive carbon savings. Let's use the wind again.

Offer

Zéphyr & Borée

Description
Zéphyr & Borée designs sustainable ships fitted with disruptive wing sails allowing great carbon savings

Today 90% of international trades goes through maritime transport on 50 000 cargo ships. Zéphyr & Borée aims to start an energy transition in the shipping industry by founding an eco-friendly shipping company. We are convinced that wind energy is part of the future of maritime transport and that is why we are designing ships fitted with new types of sails: articulated rigid wings. High performance, reliable and automated, wing-sails offer significant fuel savings for the benefit of the planet and the economic resilience of our vessels.

Available in
France,

Categories of application
Affordable and clean energy, Industry, innovation and infrastructure

Sector of application
Clean energy production, Freight transportation

Status
Tested implementation