""There is no difference between the attack on our economy and the attack on our prayer and our flag.""Recep Tayyip Erdoğan
President of Turkey
"There are many reasons to admire Aretha, but it’s worth pausing to reflect on how significant her impact was, and will always remain, on the genre she’s perhaps least associated with."Jeff Slate
Songwriter and journalist
"Nigerians have all the right in the world to question the authority and legitimacy of our nation’s current political leadership."Kingsley Moghalu
Candidate in next year's Presidential elections in Nigeria, former Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria
""It’s very much a success story for the security which is in place at the moment…""Chris Phillips
Counter Terrorism Expert
"Since turning my back on white supremacy, I have worked hard to fight against the thing I once helped build. What I've learned from my own journey through hate now helps me combat it."Christian Picciolini
Emmy Award-winning director and producer, author, TEDx speaker, peace advocate and reformed extremist.
""Got a few screws loose, I guess. Never really knew it until now.""Richard 'Beebo' Russell
Suspect in Seattle stolen plane incident
"In order to reduce social exclusion and improve the standard of living of the working poor, the EU must take drastic measures and design policies both at institutional and individual levels."Giorgos Koulouris
Consultant in a Management and Consulting firm in Greece
"Maduro has reacted to the collapse of the economy by consolidating the dictatorship, intensifying human rights abuses (including torture) and further cracking down on the private sector."Juan Carlos Hidalgo
Policy analyst on Latin America at the Cato Institute’s Center for Global Liberty and Prosperity
Rides & Experiences
Pulse of poland
The largest Solar Power Plant in Iran has been opened with a 20 megawatts capacity.
The sun's strength changes with by location and time of day, affecting the energy output of solar panels. But researchers need a common reference.
How much power does a solar panel produce?
NASA is launching a probe whose mission will be to get closer to the sun than any spacecraft ever has.
Though solar availability is scarce in this Nordic country of 5.6 million, Denmark has become a leader in combined heat and electric generation.
By Dirk Vansintjan, President, REScoop
In its recently released Clean Energy Package, the European Commission finally acknowledged that energy
Rising from the desert landscape what will be the world’s tallest solar thermal tower.
Pollution plagued China has announced plans to plough 2.5 trillion yuan (342 billion euros) into renewable power generation by 2020.
Electricity and hot water are a given in many parts of the world, but in the marginalised town of Garin, north of the Argentinian capital Buenos Aires, there used to be…
Morocco is leading the way in solar energy and benefiting from its most powerful natural resource while protecting the environment and creating jobs
Growing vegetables in the desert.
The market for renewable energy is experiencing a real surge in Japan and should continue to develop. What opportunities are there for European
Electric car maker Tesla is to buy its sister company SolarCity which makes solar panels. CEO Elon Musk is the largest shareholder in both firms and chairman of SolarCity.
United Arab Emirates
Solar Impulse 2 has completed the first around the world flight using nothing but the sun's energy.
Solar Impulse became the first round-the-world solar powered flight after touching down in Abu Dhabi.
The first round-the-world flight powered only by the sun has come full circle.
An aircraft – powered by solar energy – has left Egypt on the last leg of the first ever fuel-free flight around the world.
Tesla's boss Elon Musk has unveiled an ambitious expansion plan to build electric trucks and buses as well as set up car sharing and solar energy systems.
In the penultimate stage of an historic round-the-world tour, Solar Impulse 2 has landed in Cairo.
Solar Impulse 2, a plane powered purely by the sun's energy, is on the penultimate leg of its 16-month long journey, flying from Spain to Egypt.