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Solar cycle lane exceeds expectation

13 May 2015 Last updated at 08:37 BST

An innovative road surface containing solar panels was installed along a 70-metre-stretch of road near Amsterdam last year.

This week, the results are in: it generated much more electricity than the team had anticipated.

BBC Click's Dave Lee reports.

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