Creating the World’s First Sustainable Highway

Reprinted from Ann Henebery’s post in ENO Transportation Weekly A 16-mile stretch of highway in southwest Georgia is beginning to earn a reputation as the one of the most sustainable

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WheelRight’s tire monitoring technology deployed on USA’s ‘highway of the future’

Previously trialed on the M6 motorway, a UK-developed technology that measures the tread depth and pressure of tires in seconds has been unveiled as part of a groundbreaking live ‘highway

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Photovoltaic road surface debuts in North America

A new photovoltaic road surface recently debuted in North America. In late December, The Ray C. Anderson Memorial Highway (The Ray) – an 18-mile section of I-85 in western Georgia,

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Solar Panels? You’re Driving on Them

Reprinted from Jim Motavalli’s article in CarTalk If you’re traveling the 18-mile I-85 stretch between West Point and LaGrange, Georgia, you’re forgiven for not realizing your car is on the The

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Solar-Panel Roads to Be Built on Four Continents Next Year

Electric avenues that can transmit the sun’s energy onto power grids may be coming to a city near you.     View Bloomberg

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New tire safety technology being installed on I-85.

The first publicly available installation of the WheelRight drive-over tire safety system in the United States will be located at Mile Marker 1 of The Ray, an 18-mile stretch of

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Cross-country trips in electric cars are about to get easier

President Obama is making it a little easier for electric car owners to make cross-country drives. The White House said Thursday that it’s officially designating 48 U.S. interstates as electric

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Ray C. Anderson Memorial Highway | Nat Geo Education Blog

A few years ago my brother and I were introduced to The Ray C. Anderson Foundation, which is a private family foundation created to honor the legacy of Ray Anderson. You see,

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A ‘sustainable highway’ – Yale Climate Connections

lie Kelly wants to use 16 miles of Interstate 85, between Atlanta, Georgia and Montgomery, Alabama, to raise environmental awareness about roads. Kelly is executive director of “The Ray” –

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Can A 16-Mile Stretch Of Road Become The World’s First Sustainable Highway? | Co.Exist | ideas + impact

There are 223,000 miles of heavily trafficked roads in the United States. They slice through landscapes, connecting communities and economies, but also bisecting and contaminating nature. Transportation accounts for more

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