Energy company SolarEn has reached an agreement with the Pacific Gas and Electric Company in California to provide solar energy beamed from space using giant orbiting panels. They hope to start as soon as 2016.
A Californian power company is looking at launching giant, reflective solar panels into space to beam clean energy back to us on Earth. But the tech was originally designed for Bond-villain-like weather control.
A Californian company has announced plans to "harvest" electricity in space... but is this a solar revolution or the start of a James Bond-esque villainous plan to control the world's weather?