Space power.

European space company Thales Alenia Space said a new study, funded in part by the E.U., finds data centers in space a sustainable and economically viable option, The Wall Street Journal reports.

Data centers in space would be powered by solar energy. Meeting demand from electricity-hungry data centers that power AI, while transitioning the globe away from fossil fuels, is a hot topic now.

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Cat Clifford

Senior Science and Economics Correspondent