In case your phone missed it.
There was a minor flurry of Solar Power Satellite / Space Based Solar Power news near the end of October and leading into November, likely prompted by this Wall Street Journal piece:
Just yesterday, there was this in Forbes:
And, as typical, not to be left out of news leaked in from the west, there was just this in the People’s Daily:
(be careful that link, no SSL.)
Have a friend who is just hearing about Space-Based Solar Power? Pass them this link to the special SPS Section on SSI.org.
Oh, and here’s a bonus. There is a lot to this, much very good hardware-wise, but it includes a notion that is not often heard…
““Electricity is plentiful and cheap here on the ground but scarce and expensive in space; we remedy that imbalance,” says Robert Millman, CEO of Electric Sky. “
Read that quote again.
And look to here: