One of the latest viral videos making the rounds on social media discusses the advantages or replacing our concrete and asphalt roadways with solar panels. Huh? At first this might seem silly, but the video goes on to say how effective this would be at making our planet healthier.

The solar roadways would generate clean energy, reducing our dependance on oil and natural gas. The panels would also pay for themselves via the revenue they generate. There are many other benefits, which can be seen if you can make it through all 6 minutes of the video.

What are your thoughts? Is this a viable alternative to traditional roadways? Or is this just a flashy video that is getting its 15 minutes of fame? Comment below and let us know!