This video explains why solar roadways won't work anytime soon

These people claim their solar roadways technology is the future. They have raised over $1.8 million from people who are too gullible and decide to ignore simple physics and economics in favor of nice dreams of green energy. This video shows why their invention doesn't make any sense. » 6/02/14 11:08pm 6/02/14 11:08pm

This Is How Solar Roadways Actually Look

When I first read about Solar Roadways—super-tough solar panels with built-in LED signs designed to turn roads into power plants—I thought that they were never going to happen. Well, here's a prototype. [Solar Roadways via GadgetReview] » 3/16/10 9:00pm 3/16/10 9:00pm

Super-Tough Solar Panels Could Make Every Road Into a Power Plant

Roads do two things well: Carry cars, and soak up sun. What if, instead of just getting really hot, roads could generate electricity with that sunlight? That's exactly what Solar Roadways—and now, the Department of Energy—has in mind. » 8/28/09 5:00pm 8/28/09 5:00pm