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Amazing car-carrying hybrid ship relies on solar power and rechargeable batteries

Sanyo is working with Mitsui and others to equip cargo transporters with enough ‘clean’ energy options so they don’t need to use diesel engines in harbor.

So far, it’s just a test system, but the idea of using solar panels to charge up li-ion batteries while at sea is pretty compelling.

via sanyo.com

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