Solar Impulse

We all need to be climate pioneers, says solar plane explorer Piccard

Profitable and environmentally-friendly solutions already exist that can help to reduce global warming, and they need to be implemented as a matter of urgency by the international community.

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Solar Impulse lights path to more “energy efficient” world: pilot

The inspiring journey of the first fuel-free plane to circumnavigate the globe leads the way to a more “energy efficient” and sustainable world.

That’s the view of Captain Bertrand Piccard, co-pilot of the record-breaking plane, Solar Impulse.

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Solar-powered airplane circles the globe with “no fuel, but much energy”

An airplane that runs entirely on solar power, is circling the globe with “no fuel, but much energy” according to UN chief Ban Ki-moon.

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