Creating a Dyson-Harrop satellite.
A Dyson-Harrop satellite is a satellite that would funnel power from the suns solar wind into a usable energy. Which could then be beamed by laser beams through lenses acting as substations. Back to earth where it can be transmitted to the surface then distributed across electrical grids.
This is a proposal asking why not actually build and deploy a Dyson-Harrop satellite. In all the information and proposals I have seen for a Dyson-Harrop satellite they all seem to offer the opportunity for humanity to be able to no longer worry about power generation for possibly thousands of years. They do this by allowing for power generation in the order of factors of 100x-1000x current human electrical usage. In order to build a Dyson-Harrop mega structure capable of producing power on the factors of 100x-1000x . The structure would have to be thousands of miles across. Also our infrastructure worldwide would not be able to handle a load of that magnitude.
Why not scale that down to a structure that could fit on a heavy lift rocket. While still producing 1x-2x the current power requirements of humanity today. If this could be done it could provide economical, and environmentally friendly power worldwide. The costs would be huge in the billions of dollars and the risk high as is any space flight. However power generation is already expensive and often risky.
Your thoughts please!