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EEVblog #1276 – Solar Roadways Surface TESTED!

Dave got his hands on a piece of the protective covering of the Solaroad in Krommenie in the Netherlands. How much light does it block? Subscribe on LBRY: https://lbry.tv/@eevblog:7 Thanks to Stop Solaroad: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCRhclm-nzJ1PaE2XmjPcTog https://twitter.com/Stop_Solaroad Forum: https://www.eevblog.com/forum/blog/eevblog-1276-solar-roadways-surface-tested!/ Podcast: Download

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EEVblog #1269 – Solar Roadways SR4 DATA Hilarity!

We have data from the new Solar Roadways SR4 installation, and it ain’t pretty! A comparison with a nearby installation of existing rooftop solar, and how much energy does it take to melt snow? Data from SR4: https://monitoringpublic.solaredge.com/solaredge-web/p/kiosk?guid=1e085701-ccb3-4ce5-b107-86e3b5e831dd&locale=en_US Article: https://www.bonnercountydailybee.com/local_news/20191130/solar_roadways_unveils_new_panels Forum: https://www.eevblog.com/forum/blog/eevblog-1269-solar-roadways-sr4-data-hilarity!/ Podcast: Download

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EEVblog #1234 – MORE Epic Solar Roadways FAIL!

It just never ends! Two days after I posted my last solar roadways video, details and photos emerge of another two recent epic failures of the new SolaRoad installations in the Netherlands. A trial with buses and trucks results in failures within a week and cancellation of the project. Now ...

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EEVblog #1233 – The Demise Of Solar Roadways

The inevitable demise of Solar Roadways in France, China, and the Netherlands. But Solar Freak’n Roadways won’t go down without a fight!, not that it was ever in the ring, apart from starting this whole boondoggle concept. Forum HERE Podcast: Download

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