The test was conducted on parts of road E16. It involved a current collector on the roof of the truck cab feeding the current down to a hybrid electric motor in the truck. The tests will continue up through 2018. They will provide knowledge of how electric roads work in practice. It will offer a glimpse on whether the technology can be used in the future.
Sweden has inaugurated a test stretch of an electric road. With this, the country has become one of the first countries in the world to conduct tests with electric power for heavy transports on public roads.
So let’s do:
1. Name the country, which has inaugurated a test stretch of an electric road?
Source – The Hindu