World's first solar cycle lane opening in the Netherlands
www.theguardian.com | Published Monday 3 November 2014
by Philip Oltermann
The bike path that connects the Amsterdam suburbs of Krommenie and Wormerveer is popular with both school children and commuters: around 2,000 cyclists ride its two lanes on an average day.
But next week Krommenie’s cycle path promises to become even more useful: on 12 November a 70-metre stretch will become the world’s first public road with embedded solar panels… read more>