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SEPCO’s blog about commercial solar LED lighting and power systems including info on design, economics, installation, and FAQs

Off-Grid Solar Power for Increasing Property Value

How Solar Can Increase Your Commercial Property Value

There are a few different ways you can think of value. You might consider the resale value of your property. You can also consider how your property serves to reduce the overhead..

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Installing Solar Bollards

What Are The Benefits Of Installing Solar Bollards?

With technological developments on the rise, the increased popularity and advancements of solar bollards are a milestone. The lights use highly efficient solar energy and offer an..

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5 New Solar Power Technologies in 2021

In the last forty years, there has been a dynamic increase in the use of solar energy in the United States. As recently as 2018, an additional 10.6 GW of solar power was..

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Benefits of Choosing Solar Lighting

Benefits of Choosing Solar Lighting

Solar lighting systems provide security and illumination in needed areas when grid power is unattainable or costly to bring to a site. It is also great in applications where a..

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Commercial Space to Solar Energy

When to Transition A Commercial Space to Solar Energy

Commercial property owners are constantly strategizing for ways to improve their margins both in the short-term, by getting quality tenets inked for leases, and in the long-term,..

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Components of a Reliable Off Grid Lighting System

5 Components of a Reliable Off Grid Lighting System

There are many different variables with an off-grid lighting system in today's market. Understanding what each component consists of, how it relates to the whole system in..

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Solar Pathway Lighting Systems

Review of Solar Pathway Lighting Systems for Walking Trails

Solar lighting systems come in many shapes and sizes. From large-scale overhead systems that operate all night and have huge solar panels and battery backups, to small-scale..

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Solar LED Parking Lot Lighting for Residential Areas

Solar LED Parking Lot Lighting for Residential Areas

Most of the time, when you think of commercial solar lighting systems, you think a commercial installation such as a business park, city roadway, etc. However, these lights can..

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Solar LED Lighting for Parks and Recreation

Best Solar LED Lighting Systems for Parks and Recreation

There are many different areas that can be illuminated in any park; from entrance and directional signs, to parking lots and roadways, walking or biking trails, boat ramps, remote..

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Solar LED Lighting and Power Systems Future After 2020

The last year has been a difficult one for people all over the world. With Covid-19 spreading to every corner of our world, killing people, businesses, and industries, many people..

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Solar Powered LED Lighting Systems

Comparing Apples to Apples: Solar Powered Lighting Systems

There are many variations when it comes to solar-powered lighting systems and it is difficult to compare them to one another. Each manufacturer has its design parameters and..

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Moraine Valley CC Solar Power Sign Light Design

Solar Power Sign Light Design: Step by Step

One of our most popular articles is Street Light Design and I thought it was about time to offer a step-by-step to sign lighting design. This will give you the information on..

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Not sure where to start?

Check out our solar lighting design guide and see what it takes to design a commercial solar lighting system

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