Is a Black Hole Engine Viable?

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Penrose idea to sap angular momentum energy from a black hole via the Ergosphere plausible?

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The physics is fine. But as a practical idea it makes no sense unless you live in orbit around a black hole. Getting our entire civilisation from here to a black hole would be a tiny bit challenging. From where we are, there are far easier ways of getting energy in a sustainable manner.
 

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