06 Jun '11, 6pm

Massive Solar Tunnel Gives Trains a Boost (Video): Image credit: SPS2900 The 2 gigantic solar farms just launch...

2 gigantic solar farms just launched in France are part of a much wider push for large-scale solar and renewables going on in Europe right now. In fact, the same company responsible for these farms has today unveiled a huge 1MW solar tunnel that will protect trains from falling trees (reducing the need for tree felling), and provide power to one of Belgium's most important railway stations in the process.

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Massive Solar Tunnel Gives Trains a Boost (Video)

treehugger.com 06 Jun '11, 6pm

the two-mile long Belgian solar rail tunnel was specifically built to protect trains from falling trees on a high-speed ra...

Massive Solar Tunnel Gives Trains a Boost (Vide...

treehugger.com 06 Jun '11, 6pm

the two-mile long Belgian solar rail tunnel was specifically built to protect trains from falling trees on a high-speed ra...

Two-Mile ‘Solar Tunnel’ Built on Belgian High-S...

e360.yale.edu 06 Jun '11, 3pm

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The ‘Solar Tunnel’: a greener future for our railways? - Green Living

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theecologist.org 08 Jun '11, 3pm

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is installing solar panels on its closed and aging landfills as part of Bloomberg's plan to reduce dependence on emissions...