First Solar Flight

  • World-Circling Solar Powered Plane Generating New Buzz for Solar

    … the Sun The latest high-profile solar headline maker is the Solar Impulse 2; a solar powered plane intended to circumnavigate the entire globe. Its wingspan is wider than a 747’s, and covered tip-to-tip in solar cells. At night, it relies on battery backup for power, because net metering doesn’t apply when you’re flying at 20,000 feet above…

    Matty Byloos/ RGR Marketing- 8 readers -
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