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April 6, 2016
Lighting Up Parks with LEDs

Lighting up Parks with LEDs

Lighting up a park at night is important because it provides a safe, secure and enjoyable environment for park goers. But providing enough night lighting for a park is very expensive. To cut back on costs, a lot of parks today are switching to light-emitting diodes (LEDs) to light up their areas. Large parks like the Central Park in New York and the Bicentennial Park in Sydney have successfully switched to LED lighting, and are currently reaping the benefits. LEDs are a better choice compared to traditional electric lighting such as metal halide lamps, compact fluorescent lamps and incandescent bulbs […]