|Headquarters||2880 Zanker Road ste 203, San Jose, CA, 95134 United States|
|Edmund Kelly (President)|
|Products||solar (PV) kites|
|Slogan||“A practical solution for World Energy”|
The current concept, "StratoSolar PV" envisions photovoltaic cells lifted above the clouds by means of lighter-than-air gas bags, with up to 3.5X more power produced (per unit area) than ground-based solar arrays due to better exposure and also lower operating temperature.
The original concept was to concentrate and direct light concentrated by a buoyant cassegrain reflector telescope structure down a buoyant reflective pipe  to the ground for use in conventional steam turbine power generation.
In both cases, minimal land use compared to earth-based photovoltaics is a stated benefit.
- Price, Toby (September 27, 2011). "StratoSolar "kites" could already be producing grid-parity solar energy". Renewable Energy Magazine. Retrieved November 14, 2011.
- Brian Wang (August 21, 2013). "Stratosolar now a straight photovoltaic system halfway between space based and desert solar". Next Big Future. Retrieved Mar 15, 2016.
- "StratoSolar Home Page". Retrieved April 28, 2013.
- "StratoSolar Home Page circa 2011". Archived from the original on February 18, 2011. Retrieved February 18, 2011.
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