What does solar lighting mean?
Simply put, solar lighting is outdoor lighting powered by the sun. Solar panels collect solar energy during the day and recharge batteries to power stationary lights as the sun sets.
Solar lights have three basic components:
What are the advantages of solar lighting?
Energy independence, ease of installation, reliability and weather resistance – these are some reasons to use solar lights outdoors. Because solar lighting is efficient, long-lasting and powered by solar energy, it is one of the greenest and most sustainable outdoor lighting solutions.
Outdoor solar lights keep an area well lit at night, independent of municipal power. During storms and power outages, parking lots and sidewalks stay lit all night, keeping people safe when they need them most. The solar powered light turns on and off automatically and stores energy for up to 2 nights, providing plenty of brightness all night even in cloudy or snowy conditions.