The sun21 crew at the press conference after their arrival in New York (Beat von Scarpatetti, David Senn, Michel Thonney, Martin Vosseler, Mark Wüst, from the left)
Arrival in New York City
The mayor of Miami, Manuel A. Diaz, presents the crew the Keys to the City of Miami.
Arrival at Martinique.
The sun21 heading to Martinique.
On the way to the Canary Islands.
Due to a storm the sun21 sought refuge in the harbour of Casablanca (Morocco).


Book Release by Michel Thonney

25 October 2007

Media kit: World Clean Energy Awards 2007

15 june 2007


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Mit Solarenergie auf Wachstumskurs (German) 156 KB

15 May 2007
Ich hatte volles Vertrauen in das solide Schiff (German) 104 KB

Neue Zürcher Zeitung
10 May 2007
Das Solarboot "sun21" erreicht New York (German) 304 KB

20 Minuten
10 May 2007
Ohne einen Tropfen Sprit über den Atlantik nach New York (German) 300 KB

Die Welt
10 May 2007
Solarboot "sun21" hat erfolgreich den Atlantik überquert (German) 320 KB

Badische Zeitung
10 May 2007
Historische Tat aus Basel (German) 225 KB

Basler Zeitung
10 May 2007
"Die Reaktionen machen Mut" (Interview with Martin Vosseler, German) 191 KB

Le Temps
10 May 2007
Le "sun21", un rêve suisse à New York (French) 346 KB

10 vor 10, Swiss TV
9 May 2007
Watch on (German)

The New York Times
8 May 2007
Across the sea under power from the sun (English) 58 KB

Staten Island Advance
8 May 2007
7,000 miles to the beat of the sun (English) 72 KB

BBC News
30 March 2007
Solar boat makes Atlantic history (English)

29 March 2007
Watch on (German)

nonstop - German Lloyd
January 2007
The Power of the Sun (English) 171 KB
Sonne tanken (German) 197 KB


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