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Illuminating environmentally sensitive pathway for Lummi Nation

Location: Whatcom County, Bellingham, Washington Client: Lummi Nation Overview: Haxton Way had the highest rate of traffic fatalities on the Lummi Nation Indian Reservation. The Lummi Nation sought a lighting system for Haxton Way Trail, a three-mile pathway built alongside the road to help eliminate those traffic fatalities. Safety was the most important requirement for […]

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Dark-sky friendly solar street light installation for Chandler, Arizona, development

Location: Chandler, Arizona Client: Gila River Indian Community and the Lone Butte Development Corporation Client website: gilariver.org and lonebuttedevelopment.com Overview: 56th Street is the main thoroughfare in the Lone Butte development. Though highly traveled, it was mostly dark, except for a couple of intersections that were lit. Project: The Gila River Indian Community and the Lone Butte Development Corporation wanted to […]

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First installation of Sol’s EverGen M Series in Chris Hotts Park, San Jose

Location: San Jose, California Client: City of San Jose Distributor: Buckles-Smith – Santa Clara Agent: SCL North Products used: 4 EverGen M Series park lights Overview: Located at Almaden Expressway and Via Monte Drive in San Jose’s District 10, Chris Hotts Park is a half-acre playground and picnic space named in honor of a young schoolteacher […]

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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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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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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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