The world’s first solar road has turned out to be a colossal failure that’s falling apart and doesn’t generate enough energy, according to a report

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Wouldn’t using water pipes (geothermal) underneath the road have been a better idea since the asphalt would absorb IR and transfer it underneath?

TwoUglyFeet

Lots of people said that in theory it doesn’t work, now we know that in practice it doesn’t either.

Effroyablemat

No shit. Who could have imagined that putting something fragile that requires direct sunlight beneath a bunch of dirty, heavy cars is a bad idea?

bjb406

AS WAS FORETOLD BY THE ENGINEERS! WHY MUST WE FORSAKE OUR MATHEMATICAL ANALYSIS!

women_are_pretty

Thunderf00t (or anyone with a brain) could have told them that like forever ago.

FloridaCumGun