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World's First Hydrogen-Powered Superyacht is Here and It Is a Beauty

A miniature model of the ship was released at the Monaco Yacht Show.

World's First Hydrogen-Powered Superyacht is Here and It Is a Beauty
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The world's first hydrogen-powered superyacht was unveiled last week at the Monaco Yacht Show and it made quite an impression. The model of the 367-foot yacht was the pinnacle of luxury and sophistication.

World's First Hydrogen-Powered Superyacht is Here and It Is a Beauty
Source: Sinot

The miniature model was presented by a Dutch firm called Sinot Yacht & Architecture Design. The ship called Aqua would run on liquid hydrogen and fuel-cell technology with water being its only emission.

World's First Hydrogen-Powered Superyacht is Here and It Is a Beauty
Source: Sinot
World's First Hydrogen-Powered Superyacht is Here and It Is a Beauty
Source: Sinot

The yacht would function using two 28-ton vacuum-sealed tanks of liquid hydrogen stored at -423 degrees Fahrenheit. The tanks would be visible through a glass panel at the center of the vessel.

World's First Hydrogen-Powered Superyacht is Here and It Is a Beauty
Source: Sinot
World's First Hydrogen-Powered Superyacht is Here and It Is a Beauty
Source: Sinot

It would have a top speed of 17 knots and a range of 3,750 nautical miles. It would have a futuristic but luxurious look.

World's First Hydrogen-Powered Superyacht is Here and It Is a Beauty
Source: Sinot
World's First Hydrogen-Powered Superyacht is Here and It Is a Beauty
Source: Sinot

It took five months to design the ship. It features an exterior inspired by the flow of ocean swells and spacious interiors brightly decorated.

World's First Hydrogen-Powered Superyacht is Here and It Is a Beauty
Source: Sinot
World's First Hydrogen-Powered Superyacht is Here and It Is a Beauty
Source: Sinot

The ship is designed to accommodate 14 guests and 31 staff members. It even has a 14-people dining area.

World's First Hydrogen-Powered Superyacht is Here and It Is a Beauty
Source: Sinot
World's First Hydrogen-Powered Superyacht is Here and It Is a Beauty
Source: Sinot

The superyacht includes many lounging areas and even a cascading pool. It also boasts a top-notch indoor health and wellness center equipped with a gym, a hydro-massage room, and a yoga studio.

World's First Hydrogen-Powered Superyacht is Here and It Is a Beauty
Source: Sinot
World's First Hydrogen-Powered Superyacht is Here and It Is a Beauty
Source: Sinot

There are plenty of indoor-outdoor areas and all the rooms are fitted with head to toe windows. Aqua would also house space for two 32-foot tenders and three Jet Skis. 

World's First Hydrogen-Powered Superyacht is Here and It Is a Beauty
Source: Sinot
World's First Hydrogen-Powered Superyacht is Here and It Is a Beauty
Source: Sinot

"Our challenge was to implement fully operational liquid hydrogen and fuel cells in a true superyacht that is not only groundbreaking in technology but also in design and aesthetics," lead designer Sander Sinot said in a press release.

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