11 Best College Sidewalks in the United States

Michigan State University’s Ice Sensors Are Environmentally Friendly

Michigan State University has invested in environmentally friendly methods to heat their sidewalks during winter. The sidewalks have a snow and ice sensor embedded in them to turn on the steam that heats the sidewalk to keep them clear for walking. There are over 160,000 square feet of heated concrete on this campus in East Lansing, Michigan.

George Washington University’s Solar Sidewalk Generates Electricity

George Washington University, located in Washington, D.C. has entered groundbreaking territory with a solar sidewalk. The sidewalk is a 100-square foot walkway built with solar panels. There are 450 LED lights that are powered by the solar panels to make this one of the best lit walkways on campus. It will generate about 470 kilowatt-hours of electricity.