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Georgia is paving the way for a high-tech, sustainable highway
If you want to see what the highway of the future might look like, then you only need to drive down to Georgia. On an 18-mile segment of Interstate 85 — stretching from the city of LaGrange to the Alabama border, 67 miles from Atlanta — a consortium of government agencies, global companies, and academic researchers, along with the Ray C. Anderson...
Aug 13, 2018 1:15 PM ET
How The Ray Is Building a Greener Highway
The Ray, an environmental experiment along 18 miles of Georgia highway helps bring eco-friendly technology to pavement across the country.
Aug 8, 2018 12:30 PM ET
'The Ray': The Smartest Road in the U.S. Is Hidden Away in Rural Georgia
The Ray is a nonprofit foundation that is looking to make transportation safer and cleaner in the United States, one small patch of road at a time. We got a look at The Ray and the foundation's work during a press trip with automaker Kia. The South Korean automaker has a large presence in Georgia.
Aug 2, 2018 10:00 AM ET
Generating Power From the Roads
As scientists and companies work on cleaning up cars, there’s also a team developing new technology along a road in rural Georgia in the United States, with the aim of making a truly sustainable highway. The Ray, an 18-mile stretch of road near the Alabama border, is a “living laboratory” where eco-friendly projects are being tested. We...
Aug 1, 2018 9:30 AM ET
Using Roads to Make Power and Toilet Paper
A highway in Georgia is being used as an experiment to try out alternative uses for roads.
Jul 18, 2018 10:00 AM ET