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The Turanor Continues its Solar Circumnavigation

August 10, 2011

European Chamber of Commerce of the Philippines

Europe-PH News

The Tûranor continues its solar circumnavigation and called on the Philippines from Australia on  its way to Hong Kong.  Photo below shows (from left) Swiss Ambassador Ivo Sieber; Marty Neese, COO of SunPower Corp.; Juerg Casserini, Swiss embassy deputy head of mission; Vice President Jejomar Binay; and Hubert d'Aboville, president of the European Chamber of Commerce of the Philippines and designated ambassador of Tûranor-PlanetSolar's visit to the Philippines.


Source: The Philippine Star; News; 05 August 2011

The Tûranor-PlanetSolar is the biggest solar yacht ever built.  It is currently sailing around the world powered only by solar energy.  For more information, visit

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