Solar Power from Space

Scale Matters

The energy in each square meter of sunlight in space at Earth’s distance from the sun is 1365 watts. That barely fluctuates, and if you place something in the right orbit, it will almost never be in shadow. Over the years, many researchers have modeled ways to launch satellites to collect that energy and beam it back to Earth.

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