As it continues its round-the-world journey, Solar Impulse 2 is still amazing us with its achievements. But this journey has only been possible thanks to the advanced lightweight materials and solutions onboard.
Out-of-autoclave composites give Solar Impulse 2 a lift!
Soaring without limits at IMS
Solvay International Management Seminar enables people to explore innovative and daring ways of thinking.
Follow Solar Impulse around the world
Game changing technologies take flight with the solar powered plane
The Solvay Packaging Purchasing team has implemented a series of initiatives with significant benefits for the Group. The actions reduced our CO2 footprint in the EMEA region by over 3,500 tonnes last year.
Composite materials are growing in popularity thanks to their extremely light weight and high performance qualities. Nowhere are these attributes more necessary than in Solar Impulse 2 as it continues its first round-the-world tour.
Solar Impulse and Solvay’s International Management Seminar (IMS) enable people to explore innovative and daring ways of thinking and to go beyond their own limits.
“Mille usi per mille occasioni” (A thousand uses for a thousand occasions). This is the claim you can read on packs of Solvay sodium bicarbonate found in Italian supermarkets.
Existing supercapacitors have a very poor energy-to-weight ratio. Solving this issue was the main objective of the Energy Caps project.