The Energy Challenge

Win on Zero CO2

Be the first Zero emissions vessel to circumnavigate the globe non-stop

on a high performance platform

In under 80 days

Pioneer Sustainable Technologies

Change the future of marine vessels with renewable energy only

Energy Independence

Provide increased efficiency and energy security


Encourage the next generation of innovators and engineers

Provide Applied Educational Opportunities

Opportunities for young learners to experience the rewards of applying design, manufacturing, and testing technology through hands-on problem solving, creativity, and optimisation
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Launch of STEM Education Programme

The Vendée Globe Energy Challenge launches their STEM Educational Programme at the 2015 Jersey TechFair, [...]

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Phil Sharp Racing Partners with LMC for Energy Challenge

PS Racing have partnered with Lynch Motor Company (LMC) to help develop a high efficiency [...]

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To the Rock and Back – Podium Finish in Rolex Fastnet

Phil skippers Class 40 entry to podium finish in Rolex Fastnet with former F1 Technical [...]

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Taking a Snapshot of the Southern Ocean’s Health

Vendee Globe Energy Challenge partners with Indigo V Expeditions to analyse the health of the [...]

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Pioneering renewable technologies and racing in the greatest offshore events on the planet

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