Wireless Solar Power

Since 2008, the Japanese Space Agency (JAXA) has been working hard to develop technologies to transmit electricity wirelessly. The goal of the Space Solar Power Systems (SSPS), is to be able to transmit energy from orbiting solar panels by 2030. On March 12th, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) successfully conducted a ground demonstration test of “wireless power transmission”, a technology that will serve as the basis for the SSPS. Read the full article.


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Most efficient solar panel

Scientists have developed a solar cell that’s more efficient than any other currently on the market by using innovative technology capable of capturing more parts of the solar spectrum.

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