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Swiss energy vote Technology is there, but not yet the market

The Swiss energy strategy is the only one worldwide to have been approved by voters -  and therein lies its value, says expert Rolf Wüstenhagen.

From Einstein to No. 1 Swiss keep up the patent pace

Switzerland is the champion of the patent world, filing the most patent applications per head to the European Patent Office in 2016.

Analysis Swiss expats back nuclear phase-out

Swiss voters living abroad supported the government's new energy law in Sunday's vote. Political scientist Thomas Milic explains why.

Energy Strategy 2050 Swiss press reacts positively to energy legislation

A majority of commentators are pleased with voters’ decision to withdraw from nuclear power and promote renewable energies.

Analysis Five takeaways from Sunday’s Swiss energy vote

Sunday’s vote endorsing a new energy law reveals five interesting lessons.

On the buses British double-deckers start new life in Switzerland

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PostBus, a subsidiary of the Swiss Post which provides regional and rural bus services throughout Switzerland, plans to replace ...

Giruno New high-speed Gotthard train officially unveiled

The first high-speed train to be used in the new Gotthard north-south tunnel through the Alps has been officially unveiled.