16 Aug '11, 2pm

Solar Briefing: Evergreen Bankrupt, Panels You Can Drive On

Solar Roadways, a company that specializes in solar panels that can be driven on , has received federal money to finance a solar parking lot, reports The Spokesman-Review . The lot, funded by a $750,000 research contract from the Federal Highway Administration, will be installed outside the company’s Sandpoint, Idaho, laboratory. Each of Solar Roadways’ 12-foot-square panels (pictured) can produce about 7.6 kWh per day. Around four such panels could supply all the electricity needs of a typical household.

Full article: http://www.environmentalleader.com/2011/08/16/solar-brief...

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