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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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Solar-powered LED illuminated pathway

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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Solar street lighting sets the new standard in Beaumont, California

Sol offers both permanent and temporary solar-powered street lighting solutions. Location: Beaumont, California Client: City of Beaumont Installer: Beaumont Electric Inc Distributor: South Coast Lighting Products used: Sol TP series, approximately 200 units Overview: Beaumont, California, is a city in Riverside County and home to approximately 41,000 people and growing—it’s one of the fastest growing […]

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Solar LED Park Lights Help Aurora Avoid Costly Electrical Connections

Aurora part of larger trend toward solar lighting in Colorado Location: Sand Creek Park, Aurora, Colorado Client: City of Aurora Client website: auroragov.org Landscape architect: Wenk Landscape Architecture & Planning Products used: 7 EverGen M Series park and parking lot lights Overview: Aurora, Colorado, directly east of Denver, is home to about 359,000 people who […]

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Dockside Green Community Illuminated with Solar Area Lighting

Location: Victoria, British Columbia, Canada Client: Dockside Green Project Scope: Solar LED area lighting for paths and general areas Products used: Carmanah EverGEN™ solar LED area lights   Building a “Green” Community: Carmanah solar area lighting is helping Dockside Green move forward in the development of an eco-friendly community that offers true environmental sustainability. Due for […]

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Solar Pathway Lighting Installed Without Disturbing Riverside Trail

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 of Wray are a welcome sight. The Republican River flows through the town, with a pathway meandering alongside for over two miles. Previously, only a few nearby street lights illuminated […]

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New EverGen M Series brings warm light to busy event center parking lot

Location: Victoria, BC Client: Leonardo Da Vinci Centre Products used: 2 EverGen M Series parking lot lights Overview: Located in the same neighborhood as the Carmanah/Sol head office, the Da Vinci Centre was a prime candidate for showcasing sustainability in the region. With many evening functions on the schedule, from cooking classes to weddings, this 4,000-square-foot event […]

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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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