Sailboats So Green You'll Want to Quit Your Job and Sail Around the World

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The Volitan isn't readily available yet, but this breakdown of the design shows how it would all come together. As the designers explained in a TreeHugger post in 2007, "The objective was to create a new and alternative sailing vessel that would achieve a lightweight system, high sail performance, and all-weather navigation capacity with near zero emissions."

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