Our favourite web video of the week is Solar Freakin Roadways!. If you ever want to see the power of the internet in full swing, then check out this awesome viral video. In a nutshell Solar Roadways is a modular paving system of solar panels that can be installed on roads, parking lots, driveways, sidewalks, bike paths, playgrounds… literally any surface under the sun.
Their Indiegogo campaign surpassed its goal by some 160 per cent, two days ahead of the deadline. The campaign has been shared a whopping 157,000 times on Facebook, tweeted 15,000 times and even has 4,000 shares on Google plus.
Some people have criticised it as impractical and far too expensive however regardless of the technology, it just goes to show the power a video has to raise that much money in an incredibly short amount of time. Check it out!