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Cheap electricity from space via Scotland

In space there is a lot energy for free. Sun is delivering huge amounts of it, every second, in all directions. What if solar panels would be moved in outer space? Collecting solar energy would be most effective. Still remain problems such as storage and transfer to Earth. A Scottish university has solutions for these problems. Solutions of these problems could make nonessential the fuel prices. So far these are still just scottish dreams… But in future it is possible for us to be lucky owners of microwave ovens and/or cars connected to the satellite… for charging the batteries.

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National Space Society

Sticking solar power station where the Sun shines – By Kenneth Macdonald
BBC Scotland Special Correspondent

Bright Future for Solar Power in Space