Two-Mile Solar Tunnel Powers Rail Between Paris and Amsterdam

This incredible 16,000-panel solar array on top of a Paris to Amsterdam rail line powers half of the big Antwerp train station nearby.

Oftentimes, the toughest part about introducing new renewable energy projects is finding the right site to install them. Society still often regards wind turbines as eyesores, and many still prefer a slate roof to one covered with photovoltaics.

But in Belgium, there's a new massive solar installation that even the toughest NIMBY neighbor would have a hard time criticizing.

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