Professor Murphy evaluates solar power from space and the giant hurdles such a scheme would face. On balance, he doesn't expect to see this technology escape the realm of fantasy and find a place in our world. The expense and difficulty are incommensurate with the gains.
We write on solar power’s fast growth around the world nearly every day. There are a lot of people measuring solar power capacity and its rapid growth, but with it being such an awesomely distributed technology, and with it growing ... Read Post
Concentrating solar power could unlock America’s clean energy future and boost solar from intermittent contributor to baseload generator – if we clear the regulatory, technological, and financial hurdles standing in the way, says a ... Read Post