Dr Massimiliano Vasile
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Solar power from the stars

Aerospace engineers at Strathclyde University are part of an international team that is aiming to put a solar power station in space and beam the power down to Earth.

BBC Scotland's science correspondent Ken Macdonald speaks to Dr Massimiliano Vasile of Strathclyde University about overcoming bad weather and night time power cuts.

  • 16 May 2012