Urban Solar introduces PV-Shelter – solar powered LED bus shelter lighting

Jan. 13, 2009
Date Announced: 13 Jan 2009 VICTORIA, BC, Canada -- Urban Solar Corporation, a leading manufacturer of solar powered light emitting diode (LED) lighting solutions for the public transit industry, is pleased to introduce their latest product offering: the PV-Shelter series for bus shelter illumination.The PV-Shelter series are autonomous, stand alone solar powered LED lighting systems for transit applications. With aesthetic, low-profile integration features, the PV-Shelter is designed specifically for transit bus shelters. Coupling powerful LED technology and intuitive power management with environmentally friendly solar power, Urban Solar provides transit users, drivers and officials with a safe, green, economical and practical bus stop amenity.Bus shelter illumination is a strong deterrent against crime at transit stops. Solar powered LED bus shelter lighting helps to increase safety which in turn improves ridership and the overall transit experience. Solar powered bus shelter solutions also eliminate the requirement for trenching power lines to a shelter location, thus reducing the transit authority’s overall carbon footprint. Using the PV-Shelter series further enhances public perception of transit as an economical and environmentally friendly transportation choice. To learn more about PV-Shelter please visit www.solarlightingfortransit.comAbout Urban Solar CorporationUrban Solar Corporation is a leading manufacturer of solar-powered LED lighting solutions for the public transit industry. Urban Solar’s PV-Shelter series for transit shelters exceeds industry requirements for a clean, safe environment within bus stops, shelters and street furniture. With over thirty years of design and installation experience, Urban Solar delivers the highest level of solar powered LED illumination in an integrated, reliable, customer focused design.

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