rural Africa and South America to get solar lit soccer fields

Royal Philips Electronics and the Royal Netherlands Football Association (KNVB) have announced a new three year partnership which will be built around the creation of 90 so called solar ‘light centers’ across the African & South American continents. Light centers are areas of approx 1000m2, or the size of a small soccer pitch, which are ...




City of Los Angeles Installs Solar Powered Lighting

The Los Angeles City Council, community members, and representatives from the Public Works Department, including the Bureau of Street Lighting, celebrated the grand opening of the newly lit Los Angeles River bicycle path. The LA City bike path, spanning approximately 4 miles in two lengths along the Los Angeles river received one-hundred ...



SOLAR CANADA 2012

3 - 4th December, 2012. Toronto, Canada.

2012 CONFERENCE AGENDA

The 2012 Conference Agenda reflects the 20-year history of CanSIA by assessing the position of the solar industry today and looking forward to market developments and new opportunities tomorrow. Click Here to view the Preliminary Agenda.

2012 EXPO

This annual solar showcase ...



iGuzzini invests in a solar PV system to supply a large portion of the plant’s power requirements.

Large Solar Power System Tops iGuzzini Factory

Sustainable quality is deeply rooted into the DNA of iGuzzini, the leading specification lighting manufacturer in Italy. Producing sustainable quality is not limited to the efficient use of light. iGuzzini is vigilant of its environmental impact along every step of the production process, employing, where possible, the latest innovations to reduce ...




The solar LED bollards provide effective low-level illumination without access to the grid.

First Light Installs Solar LED at US Military Base

Victoria, British Columbia–based First Light Technologies Ltd., a leading designer of architectural-quality, integrated solar LED lighting products for pedestrian applications, announced a trial installation of 182 of its newest bollards at a US military facility in the southern United States. “We are pleased to see the immediate market ...