Author: HSAT

How Pollution Changed – When Lock Down was Lifted

When the COVID lockdowns came in spring 2020 the impact on cities was immediate. In the weeks and months that followed data showing how pollution changed was collated and analysed.   This data showed a clear and rapid drop in pollution across European Cities, the same…

Farming Practices – ESG and Data Challenges

Farming is often criticized for its environmental credentials - it consumes over 70% of the entire worlds freshwater supply, over 30% of the Earth's land is taken up for crops and it associated with greenhouses gases such as carbon dioxide (CO2), methane (CH4) and Nitrous...

Satellites – Deforestation

Deforestation is a challenge facing the entire world – technology can help.  Satellites, long used for military purposes but are now being used to protect the environment  – to preserve our forests and our future. Satellites: From War to Environmentalism The human race entered a…

ESG Data Gap and Satellites

Environmental, social, and governance (ESG) –  now sets the tone and pace for boards and investors alike and not just for ethical reasons. ESG has been shown, repeatedly, to drive increased performance, increase profitability, and improved client relations. Unfortunately, there are significant challenges to quantifying…

Name a Satellite Product – Win Prizes

Want to name a product that uses satellite data? Want to win a space pen? Want a European Space Agency mug? We have funding from the European Space Agency and are running a competition to name a product that uses satellite data to predict crops. ...

Satellites: Radar Satellite Basics

Fundamental principles of radar satellites Radar (RAdio Detection And Ranging) in its most basic form involves bouncing radio waves off objects and seeing what comes back.  By understanding the reflection from an objective, radar systems can understand an object and the world around it. For...

Jobs – Role Filled

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2,500 Satellites Petabytes of Data

Satellite Data - Driving Growth. Reducing Risks There are 2,666 satellites in orbit, capturing data from all over the world. Thousands of terabytes of data are collected every day, petabytes every year. This data includes pictures, radar data and much more HSAT uses this data to...