Peter Glaser Dies, Invented Space Solar Power Satellite

Peter E. Glaser, an engineer who conceived and patented the concept of the solar power satellite (see page 42) during a long career at Arthur D. Little Inc. (ADL) in Cambridge, Mass, died May 29 after a long illness. He was 90, and lived in nearby Lexington. Born in Zatec, Czechoslovakia, Glaser...

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