Category Archives: Space Solar Power

Posta about space based solar power and solar power satellites

National Space Society names Ohio University “Center of Excellence in Space Solar Power and Power Beaming”

This article was originally published here by The Post, a student publication at Ohio University, and is reproduced with permission. By Lauren Fisher To Ohio University professor Don Flournoy, solar power used to be little more than a fantasy out … Continue reading

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Petition: USA Must Lead the Transition to Space-Based Energy

Your signature on this petition will have a very real and positive impact on the United States of America and on all future generations of humankind worldwide. Sign this petition and send the following urgent message to the United States … Continue reading

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Alabama [and America] should lead in space solar power

NSS Board of Directors member Peter Garretson is co-author of an article on space solar power in the Montgomery Advertiser, stating: Being the first to establish Space Solar Power systems will establish who is the “Saudi Arabia of Green Energy.” … Continue reading

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China and Space Solar Power

From article China Plans to Build Space Solar Power Stations: “Lt Gen. Zhang Yulin, deputy chief of the armament development department of the Central Military Commission, suggested that China would next begin to exploit Earth-Moon space for industrial development. The … Continue reading

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NSS and Space Solar Power

NSS Chair of the Executive Committee Mark Hopkins is mentioned in this interesting article on space solar power.

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Space Solar Power Team Breaks Through at D3 Innovation Summit

The National Space Society congratulates the Space Solar Power D3 (SSPD3) team on sweeping the awards in a March 2 multi-departmental competition to find promising new technology ideas that could simultaneously advance diplomacy, defense and development (D3). The SSPD3 team … Continue reading

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D3 Space Solar Power Presentation

In 2015 a challenge was issued across the Department of Defense, Department of State, and the US Agency for International Development for the best ideas to advance U.S. diplomacy, defense and development (the 3 D’s of foreign policy). Of 500 ideas … Continue reading

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Space Solar Power Being Considered at High Level

The National Space Society (NSS) congratulates the “Space Solar Power D3” team on making it to the winners circle in a Department of Defense (DOD) competition to find promising new technology ideas that could simultaneously advance diplomacy, development and defense. … Continue reading

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United Launch Alliance CisLunar-1000

Excellent 7-minute video from United Launch Alliance:

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The National Space Society Pays Tribute to Dr. Kalam — One of Our Leading Lights Has Joined the Stars

On 27 July 2015, Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam, eleventh President of India and a friend and inspiration to the National Space Society (NSS), passed away. “NSS would like to convey our condolences to the family and friends of Dr. Kalam, … Continue reading

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