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Europe to be powered by the Sahara? »

BERLIN, (Reuters) - A 400-billion euro ($554 billion) project linking solar power produced in the Sahara to energy users in Europe and North Africa is a 'win-win' for both continents and could also promote integration around the Mediterranean, a German minister said. Guenter Gloser, deputy foreign minister, told Reuters 20 gigawatts of [...]

Solar Lanterns to light up developing World »

Solar Lanterns to light up developing World

About 2 billion people in developing countries worldwide lack electricity, which in turn impacts the health, ecology and safety of rural households. Many are forced to rely on inefficient and environmentally damaging kerosene lamps. Developing nations alone burn 470 million barrels of oil and release about 400 billion pounds of greenhouse [...]