How much energy is Japan hoping to produce using space solar?



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    1 gigawatt of power — or enough to power 294,000 homes! This is super cool if you ask me, check out the link below this quote:


    More here: “There are still a number of hurdles to work through before space-based solar power becomes a reality though. Transportation of the solar panels into space is too expensive at the moment to be commercially viable, so Japan has to figure out a way to lower costs. Even if costs are lowered, solar stations will have to worry about damage from micrometeoroids and other flying objects. Still, space-based solar operates perfectly under all weather conditions, unlike Earth-based panels that are at the mercy of the clouds

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