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SEPCO-Solar Lighting's Blog on Renewable Energy and Green Ideas

Photovoltaic Street Lights Provide Sustainability

on 8/1/18 10:00 AM By | SEPCO | 4 Comments | Solar Lighting Street Lighting
  Photovoltaic street lights, or commonly known as solar street lights, are becoming more popular and are popping up all over the world. There are so many benefits to using these types of street lights, but improving sustainability is my personal favorite. Here's why:
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How to Use LED Lights to Boost Sales and Save Energy

on 7/18/18 10:00 AM By | SEPCO | 1 Comment | General Lighting Guest Post LED Lighting
The modern retailer understands the role of various lighting configurations in enhancing customer experience and generating sales. Ambient lighting eliminates gloomy areas in the store, whereas task lighting helps staff and customers complete business transactions. On the other hand, accent lighting enables retailers to highlight specific products and emphasize the store’s style.
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4 Misconceptions Surrounding Solar Panels

on 7/11/18 10:00 AM By | SEPCO | 2 Comments | Guest Post Solar Power Renewable Energy
  Despite their spectacular rise in the past few years, solar panels are still perceived as a novelty ahead of its time. While people in general agree that solar technology is good for the environment, not many think of it as a viable alternative to fossil fuel energy. Let’s delve into the most persistent myths surrounding the solar panels and prove them false.
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Steps to Building Your Own Green Neighborhood Café

on 6/28/18 10:00 AM By | SEPCO | 0 Comments | Guest Post Green Ideas Conservation
“Green” cafes that operate with the wellbeing of the environment in mind are becoming increasingly popular. Here are some thoughts on the steps to building your own green neighbourhood café.  
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Benefits To Working With A Solar Light Distributor

on 6/13/18 10:00 AM By | SEPCO | 0 Comments | Solar Lighting General Lighting LED Lighting Funding
  When you are looking for your next solar light project, look to using a distributor to help with the process of design and purchasing. Distributors have a large network of manufacturers they have relationships with and know quality products that they can refer you to use for most any project. Here are some of the benefits to working with a solar light distributor for any project, small to large.
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Reasons Solar Bike Path Lighting Systems Are Gaining Traction

on 5/30/18 11:20 AM By | SEPCO | 2 Comments | Solar Lighting Pathway Lighting Area Lighting Parks & Recreation
  In the last couple of years, we are seeing an increase in bike paths being installed all over the US. This is because of an increased desire for people to become more active on their off times and travel around to see new places. These bike paths are slowly being connected between cities and states. A couple of the most popular pathways being built are the Rails to Trails and East Coast Greenway projects.
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Performance and Maintenance of Solar Panels in Cold Climates

on 5/2/18 10:00 AM By | SEPCO | 2 Comments | Guest Post Solar Power
Right now, one of the most significant trends in the energy sector is solar power. It is not only an excellent source of energy for homes or businesses but is sustainable and renewable too. It is why more and more people are investing in solar panels each year. In fact, according to research by International Energy Agency, more than half a million solar panels were installed every day all over the world in the last year. China is also leading the front by installing two wind turbines every hour.
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Give Me 10 Minutes, I’ll Give You 3 Truths About Solar Lighting

on 4/18/18 10:00 AM By | SEPCO | 1 Comment | Solar Lighting Solar Lighting Design
There is a lot of information bouncing around about solar lighting. Some people love it, some people don’t. There are many pros and cons with solar lighting, but the one thing that always seems to get lost in the shuffle is the reason behind using solar lighting systems. Here are some truths behind solar lighting:
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Gardens of Woodberry Solar Walkway Lighting

on 4/4/18 10:00 AM By | SEPCO | 0 Comments | Pathway Lighting
SEPCO recently worked with a local Property Management Company for a neighborhood to provide lighting along walkways and street lights in areas that were difficult to bring traditional power to.
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Solar Bus Shelter Lighting for Eastern Michigan University

on 3/20/18 11:03 AM By | SEPCO | 0 Comments | Solar Lighting LED Lighting Bus Stop & Shelter Lighting
SEPCO worked in conjunction with Eastern Michigan University to illuminate their bus shelters around the campus using solar lighting systems. This custom solar lighting system was installed to provide additional safety and security to students using the transit system around the campus.
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