Lighting Up Orlando Bus Stops with UL Listed Solar Systems

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Lighting Up Orlando Bus Stops with UL Listed Solar Systems

Urban Solar is pleased to announce a recent supply order for solar powered LED bus shelter lighting system in Orlando, Lynx, Orlando’s transit authority, recently selected Urban Solar’s PV-Shelter series, a solar powered LED lighting system for transit shelters, for its reliability and innovative transit focused design. Additional consideration was given to the independent stand-alone UL listed safety rating Urban Solar products carry. Coupling powerful LED technology and intuitive power management with environmentally friendly solar power, the PV-Shelter solar lighting solution provides transit users, drivers and officials with a safe, green, economical and practical bus stop amenity.

Through our existing shelter manufacturing partners, LYNX has been thrilled to partner with Urban Solar. With recent changes in requirements with our local jurisdictions, the need for a UL listed solar product had occurred. The Urban Solar system met the needed requirements and then exceeded setting a new standard for LYNX to ensure our bus passengers safety” states Jeff Reine, Sr. project manager.

Urban Solar is pleased to have been selected as the solar lighting provider for Lynx. Lynx has a very high customer service standard and strives to provide industry leading, safe amenities for its’ staff and public transportation customers. Our PV-Shelter series is designed specifically for the transit industry – in addition to offering industry leading performance, many of our solar powered LED lighting systems are also independently UL approved for safety – an important metric for our customers which ensures quality components are being used, ones which have been tested to the highest standards” states Jeff Peters, Urban Solar’s President.

About Lynx

Operating as Lynx, the Central Florida Regional Transportation Authority, serves Orange, Seminole and Osceola counties; an area of approximately 2,500 square miles with a resident population of more than 1.8 million people.

From our customers:

“Urban Solar’s technology adapts to our short, overcast winter days and offers a remarkable and reliable product. It enhances passenger’s safety and operator visibility.”

– Jeff Brewster, Intercity Transit

“The new Urban Solar improvements and technology have increased ridership more than 20 percent and decreased costs by about 35 percent.”

– Richard Tree, Porterville Transit

“Initial costs to supply and install these lights are lower compared to conventional systems. We will do more of these installations as pathway lighting needs arise.”

– Gary Darrah, District of Saanich