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Power sources on Babylon 5

Those gigantic panels aren't solar panels, they're there to help cool the station. Showrunner JMS refers to them as 'heat dissipators' or 'heat radiators'. ...those solar panels are wayyyyyyy to ...
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Power sources on Babylon 5

According to this technical diagram of the station, those are radiators, not solar panels: Space stations need radiator panels such as those in order to reject excess heat out into space. The ISS has ...
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