California’s biggest energy utility announced a deal Monday to purchase 200 megawatts of electricity from a startup company that plans to beam the power down to Earth from outer space, beginning in 2016.
— PG&E makes deal for space solar power (via wreckandsalvage)
No! Haven’t they ever played SimCity? It’s microwave power! What if the beam misses? It’ll explode in a giant square fire!