Solar Impulse: An idea born in Switzerland
Why is Solar Impulse Swiss?
1. The two creative spirits of the pilots are Swiss: high standard education, vision, passion
2. Switzerland protects the environment and plays a leading role internationally in that matter
3. Many leading Swiss companies supports Solar Impulse financially and many high-tech Swiss companies have mobilized their expertise and technical innovation to build the planes
4. The four engines of solar Impulse are Swiss
5. The Swiss Confederation strongly supports the Solar Impulse project with various resources, due to its significant message for the future of energy in the world