- NO WARM-UP NECESSARY
Safety is enhanced by street lighting. As a result, incandescent or fluorescent lights can take too long to warm up before even turning on when the temperature drops. LED lighting thrives in cold weather, as heat is the enemy of LED bulbs. LED street lights eliminate the need to wait around for bulbs to warm up. Every time, they are available.
2. SAVES YOUR CITY MONEY
Lighting for streets is expensive. Many cities are turning to LED lighting as a way to save money and help the environment as they try to use more green energy and reduce carbon footprints. Even though LED lighting is more expensive than traditional street lighting upfront, over the long run the city will save energy thus covering the costs of the lights. In addition, the prices are dropping to match the demand. According to LED, LED lighting costs have fallen as much as 50 percent in the past two years.
3. LONG LIFESPAN
Burned-out street lights are a nuisance at night when driving or walking. Lighting keeps us alert and alerts at night. LED street lighting has a long lifespan, so you won’t have to worry about replacing faulty bulbs. The cost of LED street lights might be more expensive, but they reduce energy usage and the need for additional maintenance.
4. LOWER CRIME RATES
According to recent research conducted in Los Angeles, crime rates have decreased as a result of the city’s installation of bright, white LED street lighting. People feel and are safer walking home late at night under traditional street lighting because there are regions that are dark and lifeless.