Solar drones

Titan's unmanned solar tropopause vehicle (Titan Aerospace)

High-Speed Solar-Powered Internet: Google Is Working On It!

According to The Guardian, Google is testing solar-powered drones to provide high-speed internet from the air, as part of a project called SkyBender. The project aims at delivering 5G internet. This internet technology has the potential of being 40 times as fast as its predecessor 4G, transferring gigabits of data … [continued]

Ascent Solar Supplying Flexible Lightweight Solar Modules To Vanguard For Use In Space Arrays %…

The noted flexible thin-film photovoltaic cell manufacturer Ascent Solar Technologies recently won a contract from Vanguard Space Technologies for the provision of said solar cells to be used in two Small Business Innovative Research (SBIR) programs. These flexible, lightweight, thin-film solar cells will be used, along with proprietary space environment protection technology … [continued]