Cookies help us deliver our services. By using our services, you agree to our use of cookies.

Learn more Got it

Polish Reinvent The Road Which Now Glows And Recharges From The Sun

Published 4 months ago

At the first glance, roads might seem as a one-time investment, when they actually require quite a bit of infrastructure around them + constant maintenance to be usable, especially when it comes to a night time. To make them more efficient, engineers from TPA Instytut Badań Technicznych Sp. z o.o, Poland, have created one of the coolest road designs we’ve ever seen.

This bike path is near Lidzbark Warminski in the north of Poland, and you won’t have any difficulties finding what’s so special about it if you go there at night, when the road self-illuminates in blue! The coolest bit is that it’s completely self-sustained. It’s made from a synthetic material that can give out light for up to ten hours at a time once charged by the sun throughout the day.

Eco-friendly design offers a promising alternative for the clunky way of how we do things now, with all the lamp posts and the hassles that come with.

(h/t: inhabitat, boredpanda)

Read more

blue-glowing-bike-lane-tpa-instytut-badan-technicznych-poland-5

blue-glowing-bike-lane-tpa-instytut-badan-technicznych-poland-1

blue-glowing-bike-lane-tpa-instytut-badan-technicznych-poland-4

blue-glowing-bike-lane-tpa-instytut-badan-technicznych-poland-3

Andrius

In cahoots with the secret orde...
With nobody. In cahoots with nobody.

Got wisdom to pour?

500-

Tags

bicycle, bicycle lane, bicycle path, bicycling, bike, bike lane, cycle lane, cycle path, cycling, cycling lane, glow-in-the-dark, glow-in-the-dark bicycle lane, glow-in-the-dark bicycle path, glowing bike lane, glowing bike path, Lidzbark Warminski, solar power, solar-powered bike lane
Tweet
5
5
Want more milk?
Hit like for a daily artshake!
Don't show this - I already like Demilked