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12 November, 2014 at 2:05 am in Business
Although using roads for solar power may seem inconvenient and costly, De Wit says it enjoys significant advantages. Most obviously, the potential generating area is all but unlimited: in the Netherlands there are 35,000 kilometres of designated bike path alone.
Unlike power plants, solar roads can be located near where people live, and they still wouldn't take up land needed for other purposes. That's crucial in the Netherlands, which is both one of the world's most densely populated countries, and one of its most intensely farmed.
Air Max 2014 for sale De Wit says despite the high costs of designing, building, installing and measuring performance of the first SolaRoad, successor projects may be profitable within a decade. As solar cells get ever-cheaper and more efficient, installation and maintenance are quickly becoming the most expensive part of solar power.
Air Max 90 Mid for sale "Rooftop arrays have only a small surface area and each has to be connected to the (electric) grid individually," he said. But "road is laid down by the kilometre" and each segment can be easily chained together and connected to the grid at strategic locations.
Cheap Air Max 90 "That means you'll have economies of scale," he said. "You'll be able to push down installation costs way down proportionately."
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