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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 systems that operate the light only a few hours per night, solar can fit in for most walking trail applications. Here is a quick overview of some of the systems that you will find online today and their pros and cons.
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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 areas, pavilions, and general area lighting, solar is a great option to ensure illumination meets standards and provides lighting without disturbing the surrounding area like with traditional power and trenching. In a previous post, we went over why solar lighting systems are the best option for parks and recreation. This time I would like to focus on the individual systems and their uses for each section.
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Comparing Apples to Apples: Solar Powered Lighting Systems

on 11/11/20 10:00 AM By | SEPCO | 1 Comment | Solar Lighting Solar Lighting Design
  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 understanding these differences will allow you to make an educated determination if the system will meet your design needs. Here are some examples and the differences between various companies.
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Solar Power Sign Light Design: Step by Step

on 10/28/20 10:00 AM By | SEPCO | 2 Comments | Solar Lighting Solar Lighting Design Sign Lighting
  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 designing a perfect sign lighting solution from the beginning to end.
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Tips for A Successful Outdoor Solar Lighting Installation

on 7/22/20 9:30 AM By | SEPCO | 4 Comments | Solar Lighting Solar Lighting Design Installation
  With the recent trends to go green, there are more and more government and institution outdoor solar lighting installations being undertaken. How do you know if you've got everything as it should be to install your outdoor solar lighting? Reading the installation instructions is a great place to start, and we wanted to take it one step further. Here are some tips on what to consider so that your outdoor solar lighting installation goes smoothly:
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The Star-Spangled Banner Illuminated by Solar LED Flag Lights

on 7/1/20 10:00 AM By | SEPCO | 1 Comment | Solar Lighting SEPCO News & Information Flagpole Lighting
  A little while back an article was published about one of our solar lighting systems being used to light The Star Spangled Banner at Fort McHenry National Park. The flag is a replica of the original that inspired Francis Scott Key to write the song that became United States National Anthem.
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Why Should You Buy a Solar Lighting or Power System?

on 3/4/20 10:00 AM By | SEPCO | 11 Comments | Solar Lighting Solar Power
  There is no better way to become eco-friendly than to invest in either solar lighting or a solar power system, but the benefits for going solar are much deeper than any environmentally responsible feelings you may have or the cost savings that these types of systems provide.
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The Most Common Mistakes People Make With Solar Parking Lot Lighting

  Solar parking lot lighting systems provide a great alternative to standard grid powered lighting systems since they require no trenching for installation, use zero energy, have no monthly bills, and provides a renewable source of lighting night after night. Unfortunately, there are some common mistakes people make with solar parking lot lighting systems that can easily be remedied. Let’s look at a few of them now.  
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Solar LED Lighting Systems: Expectations vs Reality

  As the solar lighting industry has evolved over the last decade or two, there has been many advances and setbacks that have happened. There are many expectations of where the industry should be and the reality of where we are. Here are some of the various expectations and their realities.  
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5 Methods to Cut Energy Costs Effortlessly

on 10/2/19 10:00 AM By | SEPCO | 4 Comments | Solar Lighting Guest Post Green Ideas Solar Power Renewable Energy
  Business owners in the United States spend around $60 billion on energy annually. Finding ways to reduce monthly operating costs should be one of your main goals. While this may sound like a relatively easy process, it is anything but. If your knowledge of energy-efficiency is limited, you will have a hard time finding ways to reduce monthly electricity bills. Allowing professionals in the energy industry to weigh in on these decisions can help you avoid mistakes. Read below to find out more about how you can start reducing the cost of powering your commercial building each month.
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