Solar road pavement in trial on Saugnac-et-Muret toll gate

Since October 27th 2017, 60m2 of “Wattway” solar panels have been set on the road pavement downstream the Saugnac_et_Muret toll gate in the Bordeaux to Spain direction. 50m2 set, as usual up to now, on the coated surface of the motorway, and 10m2 on the concrete slab of the toll gate itself, which a first trial.

This area should produce, in ideal sunshine conditions, the energy needed to run the toll gate. No stocking nor reselling are planned since the aim if auto-use of energy.

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