Roads to Energy
Community Research Connections Blog
Following France's leadership from COP21, it is 'paving' the way in road innovation. The country is planning to provide power to millions of homes with the implementation of a technology called Wattway. The polycrystalline panels that will make up an innovative new road surface will transform solar energy into electricity, ostensibly turning existing infrastructure into an excellent opportunity for clean energy integration. Let's hope the Liberal Government's infrastructure program will accelerate the adoption of leading edge sustainable infrastructure by local governments across Canada. Our future and our future prosperity depends on it.
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