Re: Government hinders solar power

From: Russell Whitaker (
Date: Thu Jan 18 2001 - 10:24:12 MST

>From: "Ross A. Finlayson" <>
>Some people have states ideas of beaming power from space. The way this
>is that power is generated on the lit side of the moon using solar cells.
>this is beamed using high-power microwaves to those areas in the line of
>where it is required. Drawback: misaligned microwave cooks area.


Did you read the posts in which Amara and others (forgive
me others, I don't remember your names offhand) go to great
pains to explain to you there's no dedicated "dark side" -
hence no dedicated "lit side" - of the Moon? Our moon's
tidelocked to Earth, _not_ the Sun.

I won't touch the "misaligned microwave cooks area" thing.
Others can have at it.

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