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Press release: UK government commissions space solar power stations research

14 Nov 2020, 09:15 UTC
Press release: UK government commissions space solar power stations research

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The UK government has commissioned new research into space-based solar pwer (SBSP) systems that would use very large solar power satellites to collect solar energy, convert it into high-frequency radio waves, and safely beam it back to ground-based receivers connected to the electrical power grid. 

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