London makes way for Lower Thames Crossing

London is making way for a new river tunnel crossing that will connect roads between Essex and Kent. The new Lower Thames Crossing will run east of Gravesend and Tilbury; stretching across 13 miles of the River Thames.

As confirmed by Transport Secretary, Chris Grayling, the Lower Thames Crossing will run from …Read More

New solar powered barrier hits UK roads

A new and innovative solar powered gate barrier has been introduced to a UK motorway for the first time. The new barrier, situated on the M23, warns drivers of road works ahead and has been implemented to improve public and road worker safety.

The revolutionary gate is positioned before current roadworks …Read More

Solar Panel Highway Opens in France

The world’s first solar panel road has been unveiled in the small village of Tourovre-au-Perche in Normandy, and was inaugurated by France’s Ecology Minister, Segolene Royal. Before placing the panels on the road, they were tested at four car parks throughout France.

Ms Royal said earlier in 2016 that she wanted …Read More