Microsoft co-founder and the world’s second-richest man Bill Gates has commissioned himself a futuristic superyacht that is powered by liquid hydrogen – which means its only emanation is water – for Rs. 4,600 crores. Gates is a regular superyacht holidaymaker however has not previously possessed his vessel and has wanted to rent throughout his summer trips. The plans for purchasing the superyacht were revealed at the Monaco Yacht Show a year ago in December.
Outstandingly, this is the first of its sort being powered by liquid hydrogen.
The luxury liner is 370ft-long and involves five decks total with space for 14 visitors, 31 group individuals, a gym, yoga studio, beauty room, massage parlor and cascading pool on its back deck, The Daily Mail wrote about Sunday.
Hydrogen fuel works by making electricity to power a battery and motor by mixing hydrogen and oxygen in specially treated plates, which are joined to form the fuel cell stack.
The fuel cell stacks and batteries have permitted engineers to essentially shrivel these components to even fit perfectly inside a family car, even though they are additionally commonly used to fuel buses, other bigger vehicles and now superyachts, as indicated by Unilad.
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