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France to pave 1,000 kilometers of road with solar panels

by LiveModern Webmaster last modified Feb 02, 2016 01:03 AM
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by Lucy Wang last modified Feb 01, 2016 Although France isn’t the first country to pave roads with solar panels—the Netherlands installed the world’s first solar panel-paved bicycle path in 2014—their plans for 1,000 kilometers of solarized roads are the most ambitious. According to France’s Agency of Environment and Energy Management, four meters (13 feet) of solarized road is enough to power one household’s energy needs, not including heating, while one kilometer (3,281 feet)...





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