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Author Topic: ISS will have additional PV this year.  (Read 197 times)
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« on: January 12, 2021, 10:11:04 AM »

https://www.asdnews.com/news/aerospace/2021/01/11/boeing-provide-6-more-solar-arrays-iss
Solar fitters needed; must not be afraid of heights.
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« Reply #1 on: January 12, 2021, 10:16:31 AM »

Hi
Wonder what the "installed" price / watt is for those?

Bit more compleax than a pallet load of panels and 2 ladders!!

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« Reply #2 on: January 12, 2021, 10:35:11 AM »

Going up on a Spacex rocket perhaps???!
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« Reply #3 on: January 12, 2021, 11:18:48 AM »

120kW - nice!
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« Reply #4 on: January 12, 2021, 08:28:24 PM »

The cell efficiency of over 30% bodes well for things to come back at ground level!
That should lead to panels well over 400W each, hopefully we won't have too long to wait!
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