Ly­onch­hen vis­its Google and Tesla

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Ly­onch­hen Tsh­er­ing Tob­gay who is on a nine day visit to the United States of Amer­ica from 15th to 24th-March 2015 to raise aware­ness for the ‘Bhutan for Life’ ini­tia­tive, vis­ited the Google head­quar­ters in Cal­i­for­nia, San Fran­cisco last Thurs­day. At Google, Ly­onch­hen and his del­e­ga­tion were re­ceived by Mr. Urs Hoel­zle, Sr. Vice Pres­i­dent.

Ad­dress­ing the staff work­ing at Google Ly­onch­hen spoke about en­vi­ron­ment, econ­omy, and ‘Bhutan for Life’ ini­tia­tives amongst many oth­ers. Af­ter the talk, many of the par­tic­i­pants ex­pressed their de­sire to visit Bhutan. The ad­dress was fol­lowed by a ques­tion and an­swer ses­sion. The Google also made a pre­sen­ta­tion on data cen­ters, ‘loon project’ and demon­strated the ‘self-driven car’ to Ly­onch­hen and his del­e­ga­tion. Given Ly­onch­hen’s com­mit­ment to pro­mot­ing sus­tain­able trans­port, Ly­onch­hen and his del­e­ga­tion also vis­ited the TELSA Mo­tors, where the del­e­ga­tion was given a tour of the TELSA fac­to­ries.

On ar­rival at Cal­i­for­nia last Wed­nes­day Ly­onch­hen and his del­e­ga­tion met and in­ter­acted with the po­ten­tial part­ners of Bhutan for Life Project at a re­cep­tion din­ner hosted by a Board Mem­ber of WWF.

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