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Chiara Cosenza

Social Media Strategist

1000 Solutions — June 13, 2019

WaveRoller® : harnessing the energy of ocean waves

Written by Chiara Cosenza - 3min read

WaveRoller is a device that converts the ocean wave energy into electricity. You have probably spent time watching and listening to the constant movement of waves breaking on the shore. The movement never stops : waves hit the coast in the morning, daytime and night, making it a constant and reliable...

News — March 22, 2019

Breitling Orbiter 3 Contest !

Written by Chiara Cosenza

Contest Rules : The winner of this contest will win a COCKPIT B50 TITANIUM - VOLCANO BLACKStep 1Share a memory (text or photo) from 1999 using the hashtag #BreitlingOrbiter3 ! The memory (a text, a photo or a video) has to be about something you remember about Breitling Orbiter 3 in 1999...

News — March 01, 2019

Relive the adventure !

Written by Chiara Cosenza

It was March 1st 1999. “Baby One More Time” from Britney Spears was the latest hit playing on  the radio and the Nokia 3210 was just released, featuring a Clock, Alarm clock, Calculator and the best mobile game in the World : Snake. In the Swiss Alps, Brian Jones and Bertrand Piccard were...

Climate Nugget — February 07, 2019

It’s time for fashion to set bold environmental goals

Written by Chiara Cosenza

The industry is being pointed out as one of the main sources of pollution in the World. Materials, processes, a changing and non-traceable value chain, added to our own consumption behaviour are at the origin of a massive problem.Bold sustainability goals have to be set in order to transform the...

News — December 14, 2018

COP24 - Clean Technologies are "the biggest market of the century”

Written by Chiara Cosenza

A sense of urgency"We are in trouble. We are in deep trouble with climate change. Climate change is running faster than we are and we must catch up sooner rather than later before it is too late.”Those were the opening remarks from Antonio Guterres, UN Secretary General, on December the 3rd at the UN...

News — October 09, 2018

Bertrand Piccard replies to social media comments - Episode 2

Written by Chiara Cosenza

The series will be published regularly on Bertrand Piccard’s Social Media Channels (Twitter, Facebook and Linkedin) as well as on the Solar Impulse YouTube channel. We will not be able to reply to all the comments and questions but we will select a few of them on a regular basis.In the second episode of this...

News — July 25, 2018

Bertrand Piccard replies to social media comments

Written by Chiara Cosenza

The series will be published regularly on Bertrand Piccard’s Social Media Channels (Twitter, Facebook and Linkedin) as well as on the Solar Impulse YouTube channel. We will not be able to reply to all the comments and questions but we will select a few of them on a regular basis.On the first episode of this...

News — April 11, 2018

On the road to #1000Solutions

Written by Chiara Cosenza

In April, the Solar Impulse Foundation, Bertrand Piccard and members of the World Alliance for Efficient Solutions participated in the inaugural Geneva Climate Show. Members of the World Alliance had the opportunity to meet with investors, display their solution on the  #1000 solutions booth, and serve as...

News — March 31, 2018

Donald Trump agrees to sign Paris Agreement

Written by Chiara Cosenza

In occasion of April Fools' Day, we thought it would be fun to imagine the President of the United States of America, changing his mind and agreeing to sign the Paris agreement and join the global effort toward sustainability. But, is it a joke?We believe this is possible....

News — March 28, 2018

World Alliance members at the Climate Show in Geneva

Written by Chiara Cosenza

Bertrand Piccard will be speaking at the opening and taking part in a panel discussion, and five of our members will be displaying their solutions during the marketplace exhibition. These solutions exist across a range of topics, from an easier and cheaper way to install offshore wind turbines to railway...