The Solar Compass is Canada's first solar road/path. It is located on the campus of Thompson Rivers University in Kamloops, BC. For more information contact Dr. Michael Mehta at firstname.lastname@example.org
Tuesday, 15 March 2016
Story In News Kamloops
"A decorative compass in front of TRU’s Arts and Education Building will be soon generating solar energy, a “solar roadway” project believed to be the first of its kind in Canada.
The new technology involves thick glass plates that can be walked or driven on and have an embedded photovoltaic layer. The team will install these modules into the pavement at the entrance to AE building, within the decorative compass that is there already and gives the project its name..."