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
It may look like a compass, but the solar installation at Thompson Rivers University is designed to do more.
Ultimately, said Michael Mehta, it could point the way to integrating charging strips in roadways that could charge electric vehicles as they are being driven.
For now, however, the solar compass outside the Arts and Education Building on campus has other purposes, said Mehta, a geography and environmental-studies professor at TRU