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South China Morning Post
'Solar chimneys' may help solve China's energy woes
A test updraft tower in Inner Mongolia could only be built to 50 metres, not the desired 200, because of a nearby airport.
Solar Chimneys Can Convert Hot Air to Energy, But Is Funding a Mirage?
A test solar updraft tower in Manzanares, Spain, ran successfully for several years in the 1980s before toppling in a windstorm.
Matadero Madrid, Spain
Urban meat markets seem to survive long after commerce dictates that they should have disappeared.
The Daily Star
Spain's wine surplus spills across planet
MANZANARES, Spain: In their fields of vines in deepest Spain, the winemakers at the Jesus del Perdon cooperative smiled last August: The blend of rain and sun promised a bumper grape crop.
TIMELINE-New tragedy on Spanish railways
A train derailed outside the ancient northwestern Spanish city of Santiago de Compostela on Wednesday evening, killing at least 78 people and injuring around 178 in one of Europe's worst rail disasters.