The first solar road in Canada will be built this summer at the Thompson Rivers University campus in Kamloops.
The Solar Compass Project is due to be installed in June, a year later than expected as newer technology was made available after plans were made.
Dr. Michael Mehta, the professor leading the project, says this a chance for Kamloops to be on the front lines of a new technology and sustainable power.
To read more click here.“What we’re really doing is creating the foundation for future smart roads,” he says. "Universities should be about learning and innovation, if we can’t do it here, where else can you do it?"