Space-Based Solar Power

In the future, vast solar power satellites may beam energy to the Earth from space. This is the first episode in my series “Resources from Space”. You can watch the other videos here: “Asteroid Mining”: “Mining the Moon”: “Beyond Sustainability”: “The Making of Resources from Space “: You can read more about resources from space,… Continue reading Space-Based Solar Power

How space-based solar power can save the planet | FT

Space launch costs are dropping rapidly. Solar panels are cheaper than ever. Could space-based solar power soon be price-competitive with nuclear? Promoted as a zero-carbon solution, classified military space planes have also been conducting experiments into wireless power transmission. The FT’s Peggy Hollinger looks at whether space-based solar power can move beyond science fiction. #solarpower… Continue reading How space-based solar power can save the planet | FT