TYSONS CORNER, VA, January 16, 2018 â SSL will design and establish requirements under an Environmental Defense Fund contract for the development of a small satellite that will work to monitor methane emissions from oil and gas plants, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday.
Maxar Technologies (NYSE: MAXR)Â said ThursdayÂ its SSL business will collaborate with sister firmÂ DigitalGlobe for technical input on the MethaneSAT payload design in support of EDF’s larger effort to understand and address climate change.
Richard White, president of SSL Government Systems, noted that the company is working to advance innovation for missions that are geared to provide key insights about environmental changes in the planet.
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