On the 4th of juni the eConowind-unit left the port of Emden for the third testing voyage. The system has proven to sail fully automatic and is currently saving fuel for the Lady Christina, sailing towards Riga. Using a extensive set of sensors and other measurement devices, the vessel is being monitored. When enough data is collected we will be able to get a number on the amount of fuel saved.
eConowind-unit sails in high wind, with up to 15 degrees on the wind still a contribution to propulsion