In Germany, created the first section of the road eHighway, which can feed trucks. This was told by CNN.
The highway has a length of 10 kilometers and is located between Frankfurt Airport and the nearby industrial park. It carried overhead cables to which trucks can connect.
To get food on the truck requires to install special equipment on the roof. As a result, it turns into a cargo trolley.
The system was created by Siemens. According to the developers, trucks will be able to move at such an electrified highway at a speed of up to 90 km / h. It is expected that truck owners will be able to save more than 20 thousand dollars per 100 thousand km. Also reduced environmental pollution.