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Outdoor Lighting Technical Resources

Public Street and Area Lighting Inventory Survey Results Case Study

DOE's Municipal Solid-State Street Lighting Consortium released the results of a voluntary web-based inventory survey of public street and area lighting across the U.S. This case study improves the understanding of the role of public outdoor lighting in national energy use.

Model Specification for Networked Outdoor Lighting Control Systems Report

The DOE Municipal Solid-State Street Lighting Consortium's Model Specification for Networked Outdoor Lighting Control Systems helps cities, utilities, and other local agencies accelerate their adoption of systems that can further reduce the energy and maintenance costs of operating their streetlights.

Solar-Powered Street and Area Lighting Considerations Fact Sheet Technical Assistance

This document provides information for communities considering solar powered street and area lights and in particular it highlights the circumstances in which solar-powered street and area lighting is both a technical and cost-effective option.

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Outdoor Lighting Decision Tree Tool: Successful Approaches of Cities, States, and Regional Groups Outreach Materials

This tool provides an interactive and visual representation of possible approaches and decisions that will typically be encountered in upgrading/replacing a public outdoor lighting system.