Eco Challenge: One Man’s Quest to Build an Eco-Friendly Passagemaker, Part 2
With Ama Natura’s green dream finally afloat, Capt. Wilcox takes a step back to examine what gives his dreamboat her green soul.
Eco Challenge: One Man’s Quest to Build an Eco-Friendly Passagemaker, Part I
Having the opportunity to imagine and oversee the building of my own ideal Inside Passage vessel has been exquisitely educational—initiating a chain of engaging design, building, voyaging, and teaching adventures.
Blue Future: Boyan Slat's Clean Ocean Project (VIDEO)
Late in 2014, Dutchman Boyan Slat completed what was said to be the largest crowd-funded campaign in history, generating over two million dollars in 100 days for his non-profit startup, The Ocean Cleanup.
Concept Craft: Get A First Look At Beneteau's Hybrid Prototype
There have been some great success stories in the realm of green boat-building, but hyrbids continue to be imperfect and in uncharted territory. Beneteau and Elco may have struck gold.
Electric Boats: Steyr HDS+, LTS Marine, Torqeedo, Windmills & More (BLOG)
The first U.S. Electric and Hybrid Marine Expo was wonderfully educational, though I hardly knew any of the companies involved and could only understand a fraction of some seminars.