And Why Not Turn the Moon into a Solar Power Plant

And Why Not Turn the Moon into a Solar Power Plant

besides the fact it would need around the clock astronaut mechanic to fix all the asteroids destroying the solar panels, this seems highly plausible. Not sure how cost effective it would be, but gathering energy via photovoltaic cells and using microwave generators to beam all that power back to our planet seems like something out of Star Trek. Beam me power Scotty, I need Aircon!

Link:
http://www.dvice.com/archives/2010/10/lets-turn-the-m.php

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2 responses to this post.

  1. Mmmmmmmmmmmmm not sure how I feel about this 😦

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  2. Posted by DaveMan50 on May 3, 2013 at 3:37 pm

    Like you are supposed to feel something? Jees, wake up. It would be a going business by now if we had not stopped going there.

    Reply

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