The 60m superyacht concept Sun Catcher

One of the latest designs from designer Max Zhivov is the 60 metre concept Sun Catcher. Inspired by the movement of a flower as it turns its head to catch the rays of the sun, the superyacht places a great emphasis on sustainability and energy saving methods, demonstrated in the fact that several parts of the upper roof are comprised of solar panels.
 

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Smart technology ensures that the solar panels on board are used as effectively as possible: when underway, the panels lay down vertically as to avoid interference with the aerodynamics of the vessel, whilst at anchor, the panels move to a position designed to catch as much sun as possible.
 

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Up to 12 guests are accommodated for on board over a large master suite in addition to five guest cabins. A crew of 12 are also accommodated for on board, and she is expected to have a cruising speed of 18 knots.

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