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Build the 'Tesla of the Sea': Zozo executive's next challenge

Masahiro Ito intends to use boats to connect offshore wind farms to power grids

A Japanese executive who made his name in fashion tech now wants to build electricity carriers to bring power generated offshore to cities. (Rendering courtesy of PowerX)

TOKYO -- Masahiro Ito uses the term "Tesla of the Sea" when he talks about his Tokyo-based startup revolutionizing the economics of wind power.

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