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Housing complex fulfills eco-friendly mandate with solar street lights

Location: Punta de Mata, Estado Monagas, Venezuela Client: PDVSA–Dirección Corporativa de Logística Lighting Agent: INER Consultores, C.A. Overview: When PDVSA started planning construction on a new staff housing complex, they knew street lighting would be a challenge. The local electrical grid was unreliable and difficult to access. PDVSA was also seeking to fulfill a corporate […]

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Solar pathway lights keep Thut Park green

Location: Madison, Wisconsin Client: Madison Gas and Electric Lighting Agent: Enterprise Lighting, McFarland Wisconsin Overview: Planning, building, and completing Thut Park was no small feat for the neighborhood of Waunona in Madison, Wisconsin. This labor of love began when the first parcel of land was given to the City of Madison by the Thut family […]

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Solar LED lighting cuts down LA bike path vandalism

 Location: Los Angeles, California Client: City of Los Angeles Lighting Agent: David Silverman & Associates Overview: Established in 2009, the LA River Bike Path was previously lit with grid-powered AC high intensity discharge (HID) fixtures. Copper theft left sections of the path dark after dusk, which prompted City officials to seek a solution that would […]

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Bright solar perimeter lighting enhances security at NAS Fallon

Location: Fallon, Nevada Client: Naval Air Station Fallon Overview: When the prestigious Top Gun School at Naval Air Station Fallon in Nevada required a new lighting system, the engineering was crucial. The lights at the power sub-stations had to be reliable for security, while the lights at the aircraft fuel stations required dependability for night […]

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Solar LED parking lot lights save California energy facility $1.5 million

Location: California, USA Client: California energy facility Overview: With the state’s aggressive environmental mandates to consider, an energy facility in California required LED parking lot lights that met lighting requirements but also avoided the lengthy approval process for trenching in an environmentally sensitive area. The existing lots suffered from old cables and long electrical lines […]

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Riverside trail remains undisturbed with solar pathway lighting

Location: Wray, Colorado Client: City of Wray, Colorado Installer: WSI Lighting, Inc. Overview: In the middle of the flat prairies of northeastern Colorado, the rolling hills and shady lanes of Wray are a welcome sight. The Republican River flows through the town, with a pathway meandering alongside for over two miles. Being so close to […]

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Port shows commitment to sustainability with solar lighting system

Location: Suape Harbor, Brazil Overview: Suape Port is one of the most important international ports in the northeast region of Brazil. Located 40 kilometers from Recife in Ipojuca, a city in the state of Pernambuco, the port services ships 365 days a year without tidal restrictions. Suape was originally designed for transporting fuels and bulk […]

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Solar parking lot lights show continued commitment to green practices

Location: Spokane, Washington Client: Spokane Public Facilities District (SPFD) Lighting Agent: Cascade Lighting Lighting Engineers: MW Engineering Lighting Design: Escent Lighting   Overview: When the Spokane Public Facilities District (SPFD) began to look for lighting alternatives for a new parking lot facility in the downtown core, solar LED lights were top of mind. The project […]

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Power generating station saves $2 million with solar powered security lights

Location: Southwest USA Client: Power-generating station Lighting Agent: R.C. Lurie Company (Lighting Design) Overview: When a power-generating station in the Southwest US was looking to illuminate their 1,000-meter long perimeter fence, solar powered security lights were not top of mind. Despite the abundance of electricity on the grounds, the power-generating station required an outdoor lighting […]

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Gateway to Oman maintains security with LED perimeter lighting

Location: Oman Client: Oman Airports Management Company (OAMC)  Overview: Muscat International and Salalah International Airport, including three regional airports, are under development and will be the new gateway to the Sultanate of Oman. The new Muscat International Airport will have the capacity to handle 12 million passengers every year. The Government of the Sultanate of Oman owns and is […]

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