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Take a drive through northern France from this week and you may find yourself tootling along what’s said to be the world’s first solar panel road.
Opened in the Normandy village of Tourouvre-au-Perche on Thursday, the 1-kilometer (0.62 mile) stretch of road is covered with 30,000 square feet of solar panels hooked up to power local street lights.
The electricity-generating road, called Wattway, wasn’t cheap to construct, however, costing the state a whopping €5 million ( about $5.2m ).
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