In addition to facilitating the flow of traffic, highways and motorways can do other things. Generate clean energy, for example. There are several projects that are developing systems capable of producing electrical energy from the movement of the vehicles. Here are some of them.
A human error is behind 9 out of 10 road accidents, and thus the arrival of the autonomous car could bring an important reduction in the number of accidents. But what’s certain is that it won’t eliminate them. In those cases, who is responsible? The driver? The manufacturer? The software developer?
What a few years ago sounded like science fiction or the whim of a few eccentrics, is now a reality. Big Data has reached the automotive industry.