|Pionniers et aventuriers de l’énergie solaire
By Raphaëlle Javet and Raphaël Domjan
Price: CHF 36.-
|Order the DVD of the documentary A la Poursuite du Soleil (Chasing the Sun)!
The SolarPlanet Foundation presents a film by Olivier Vittel created in collaboration with Sandy Evangelista -A LA POURSUITE DU SOLEIL. In this 52-minute documentary, discover the extraordinary adventure of the first solar-powered round-the-world trip in history. This film tells the story from its beginnings in 2004, all the way through to the MS Tûranor PlanetSolar’s journey around the globe between September 2010 and May 2012. After some initial difficulties, see how Raphaël Domjan put together his team, and found partners to help him realise his dream… Pushing human and technological boundaries, against the fabulous backdrop that is our planet, and alongside the people who inhabit it, this endeavour will unleash your imagination and convince you that a better world is not only possible, but within our reach.
Film duration: 52 minutes
|PlanetSolar, building the largest solar boat in the world
Preface by Jean-Michel Cousteau
Discover or rediscover the PlanetSolar story in this exciting book, that lets you experience the adventure from its beginnings. From the birth of the idea to the construction of the boat and preparation of the expedition, enjoy scintillating anecdotes, breath-taking images and the story of an extraordinary human adventure. In three languages, French, German, English23 x 21 cm
Price: CHF 40.-
|PlanetSolar, the world’s first solar-powered trip around the world
Preface by Prince Albert II of Monaco
On September 27, 2010, PlanetSolar left the port of Monaco in the presence of Prince Albert II. 584 days, 23 hours and 31 minutes later, on 4 May 2012, the 36 metre-long and 26-metre wide catamaran returned, becoming the first vehicle to have travelled around the world powered by solar energy alone. […] This book tells the story of the project’s inception, its design and construction, its launch, the preparation of the expedition and the journey through the Mediterranean, the Atlantic, the Pacific, the Indian Ocean and the Red Sea.In French
Price: CHF 48.-