The World’s Largest Emission-Free Cargo Ship Is Being Built in Costa Rica

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  • Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “The World’s Largest Emission-Free Cargo Ship Is Being Built in Costa Rica” – below is their description.

    A Costa Rica-based company is constructing a wooden sailing vessel to deliver emission-free cargo transportation.

    The vessel is being constructed by Costa Rica-based SAILCARGO INC., which says it wants to remove fossil fuels from the maritime sector, focusing on renewable energy sources instead.

    General Director Danielle Doggett says investors in the project have committed to allocating part of their dividends to planting new trees and other environmental projects.

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    Costa Rica is a rugged, rainforested Central American country with coastlines on the Caribbean and Pacific. Though its capital, San Jose, is home to cultural institutions like the Pre-Columbian Gold Museum, Costa Rica is known for its beaches, volcanoes, and biodiversity. Roughly a quarter of its area is made up of protected jungle, teeming with wildlife including spider monkeys and quetzal birds. 

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