Emrod's long-range wireless power transmission technology uses microwave energy to send electricity over long line-of-sight distances in a focused, safe, invisible beam that looks nothing like the image above

Yesterday we covered the news that New Zealand's second-largest electricity distributor has signed a deal with startup Emrod to trial long-range wireless power transmission. Today we follow up with an interview with Emrod's founder, Greg Kushnir, to talk about the deal, the technology, safety and redundancy concerns, the efficiency of the system and whether it can be used to transmit power back to Earth from a space-based solar array.

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