Latest Space-based solar power Stories

2010-05-20 14:43:00

Solar energy will play a crucial role in the energy mix of tomorrow as solar energy is available in unlimited quantities.

2010-04-06 03:00:00

LONDON, April 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Based on its recent analysis of the solar power industry, Frost & Sullivan recognizes AZUR SPACE Solar Power GmbH (AZUR SPACE) with the "2009 World Solar Power Industry Growth Leadership Award." AZUR SPACE has carved a niche for itself in the field of space and terrestrial solar cell applications by providing high-performance solar cells.

2010-01-20 07:35:00

EADS Astrium is looking for partners to help demonstrate a solar power mission in orbit.

2009-11-09 06:35:00

Japan's space agency is serious when they say by 2030, they want to collect solar power in space and zap it down to Earth, using laser beams or microwaves.

2009-07-13 14:42:00

NEW YORK, July 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Switzerland Trade and Investment Promotion USA (STIP) launched a new program on July 10 promoting green technologies from Switzerland for the United States under the brand Swiss Greentech.

2009-01-06 07:30:00

A space elevator prototype, featuring a broomstick, has shaken up scientists’ approach to the century-old idea.

2008-09-17 16:56:38

Nuclear power could make a comeback beyond Earth if NASA goes forward with a proposed a fission reactor in its future moon base. A fission-powered system could generate up to 40 kilowatts and give any lunar outpost enough power to supply eight houses on Earth.

2008-09-16 03:00:21

By Brekke, Pal Space exploration is more than daring astronauts and thrilling astronomy. It has practical applications that are becoming increasingly apparent. Norway is a small but important space nation that envisions playing a larger role in this exploration than do most countries.

2008-09-12 17:03:37

This story was updated at 3:13 p.m. EDT.

2008-07-31 03:00:40

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/06b940/the_future_of_sola) has announced the addition of the "The Future of Solar Power: Key Technologies and Drivers for a Solar Future" report to their offering.

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