China aims to use space-based solar energy station to harvest sun’s rays to help meet power needs

//China aims to use space-based solar energy station to harvest sun’s rays to help meet power needs

China aims to use space-based solar energy station to harvest sun’s rays to help meet power needs

With more than a third of days marred by fog all year round, Chongqing city in southwestern China is not the ideal place for a solar power plant. But soon it will have the nation’s first experimental facility to test a revolutionary technology allowing China to send, and receive, a powerful energy beam from space in about a decade, according to scientists involved in the project.Harvesting energy from the sun and beaming it to earth using huge infrastructure in orbit has been regarded as…

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