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Lighting Up Orlando Bus Stops with UL Listed Solar…

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.

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Urban Solar’s PV Stop receives federal safety approval

Urban Solar, the leading manufacturer of solar power and solar powered LED lighting solutions, is proud to announce UL (Underwriters Laboratories Inc.) approval for their PV Stop transit lighting solution. UL is a NRTL – each Nationally Recognized Testing Laboratory (NRTL) Program is recognized by the Occupational Safety & Health Administration or OSHA to perform certification for certain products to ensure that they meet the requirements of both the construction and general industry OSHA electrical standards. The PV Stop is a solar powered LED light specifically designed for stand-alone LED lighting at bus stops. 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. Read more “Urban Solar’s PV Stop receives federal safety approval”

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APTA membership For Urban Solar

Urban Solar is pleased to confirm their membership with the American Public Transportation Association (APTA). Urban Solar manufacturers solar powered LED lighting systems for transit shelters and bus stops. 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. Read more “APTA membership For Urban Solar”

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Urban Solar introduces Bright-Up PV Stop

Urban Solar, a leading manufacturer of solar powered light emitting diode (LED) lighting solutions, is pleased to introduce their latest offering in the PV Stop series, the “Bright-Up”. The PV Stop is an autonomous, stand-alone solar powered LED lighting system designed for pole mounted transit bus stops. Acting as a beacon or bus stop indicator, the Bright-Up delivers dusk to dawn illumination of the stop while still offering the PV Stop on-demand security lighting. Read more “Urban Solar introduces Bright-Up PV Stop”

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