Coal carrier with wind assist system starts operation

The Shofu Maru, the first MOL vessel to be equipped with the hard sail Wind Challenger-solution, has entered service.

Source: MOL

The first vessel to be equipped with a hard sail wind power propulsion system developed by Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) and Oshima Shipbuilding has commenced operation, MOL and Tohoku Electric Power have announced.

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