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Looking to the Future of Municipal LED Lighting

Outdoor LED Street Lights and LED Roadway Lighting

More and more municipalities are looking to LED street lights as a way to upgrade or replace their preexisting systems. This post takes a look at why cities and towns are making this change as well as the benefits brought about by the shift.

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5 Improvements Made Possible by LED Street Lights

Municipal LED Lighting Is the Green Solution

More and more locales and municipalities are turning to LED street lights to replace their high-pressure sodium (HPS) fixtures. They are making a wise choice, given the following five advantages provided by LED roadway lighting.

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How LED Street Lighting Helps Municipalities Meet Their Goals

Green Outdoor Lighting Works in Municipalities Favor

One role of local and federal government is to ensure that the needs of the people are met. This includes immediate needs, such as ensuring that an area has what is necessary for people to be healthy and happy. However, it also involves managing the finances of an area to prevent a municipality from over-extending its budget or leading to problems for the people in the form of increased taxes.

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Intelligent Street Lights Power Future of Smart Cities

Municipal LED Street Lighting is Changing

LED lighting is increasingly becoming a popular option, not just in homes and offices but also when it comes to street lighting. With more than half of the world’s population expected to be living in cities by 2050, demand for lighting is bound to increase. It is clear that there is a need to transform communities into smart cities, with intelligent street lights expected to play a vital role in this regard.

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3 Reasons LED Lighting Is the Best Choice for Parking Structures

Municipal LED Street Lighting That Work Better

As far as parking lot illumination is concerned, you have to implement a system that accommodates vehicular and pedestrian traffic. The lighting must also withstand harsh environments and take into account public safety. Unlike the usual LED roadway lighting, LED parking lights are normally mounted on ceilings, soffits or hung by their pendants. They are available in a wide variety of sizes, shapes, and styles. In this, we discuss three reasons why LED lighting is the perfect choice for parking spaces.

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The Road to Smart Cities is Paved with Smart LED Lighting

Why Municipalities are Making the Smart Choice with Smart Cells

The world today is increasingly urbanized with reports estimating that 3 million people move to cities every week. This move is largely attributed to better access to services and opportunities for economic and cultural participation in cities. However, the high rate of urbanization has its fair share of challenges, which include the sustainability of the available resources, environmental protection, security, and so on.

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Why is Outdoor LED Municipal Lighting So Popular?

Expanding Popularity in Green Outdoor Lighting for Municipalities and Roadways

With the high influx of people migrating to urban centers, public lighting has become a critical municipal service. Quality lighting improves the city residents’ safety by reducing the number of crimes. According to the American Council for Energy-Efficient Economy, street lighting accounts for 25-50% of the energy consumed in cities.

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Smart Cell Poles Make Cities and Futures Bright

Why Municipalities are Making the Smart Choice with Smart Cells

Technology is changing cities and municipalities across the country, making it more cost and energy efficient to perform every-day tasks and activities. Smart technology is being used in unique applications, such as municipal LED street lighting or self-driving vehicles, driven by the fast-growing digital industry. Keep up with the times and consider ways that technology, more specifically, smart cell poles are making the future for cities widely a lot brighter.

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New Tech Makes LED Street Lights More Efficient

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Municipal LED Lighting is the Best Solution

There is a lot of excitement brewing regarding new technology that promises to make LED municipal applications, like streetlights, much more efficient and cost-saving than ever before. The key to this phenomena is recent Red Phosphor research that shows how to improve and increase the impact of LED outdoor lighting, such as LED roadway lighting and streetlights, which can potentially save towns, counties, and municipalities countless dollars.

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Everything You Should Know About LED Lighting Retrofits

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Municipal LED Lighting is The Green Solution

Thinking about upgrading to LED retrofits? There is a lot to know about retrofitting your facility and converting your light sources to LED. Retrofitting makes reference to bringing in a new component that was previously not there; when it comes to lighting, most current retrofits occur when consumers make the conversion to LED.

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