Wattway, part of the France Colas constructions company, announced that four SolarRoad pilots will be built around the world in 2017.
Bloomberg December 4th:
(…) Colas SA, a French engineering firm, has designed rugged solar panels, capable of withstanding the weight of an 18-wheeler truck, that they’re now building into road surfaces. After nearly five years of research and laboratory tests, they’re constructing 100 outdoor test sites and plan to commercialize the technology in early 2018. (…/) Read More
Brazil started with Solar Power by building World Cup stadiums with solar panels
Today Brazil starts it first national renewable energy auction. The special category Solar Power may may spur as much as $1 billion dollar investment and gives a boost to the Brazilian solar market. That’s what Bloomberg reports today.
The Brazil Electric Energy Trading Board may buy 2 gigawatts of renewable energy, and 500 megawatts must come from solar power, according to 3 analysts. Read More