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UK council makes the switch to smart streetlighting

UK council makes the switch to smart streetlighting

Devon County Council will roll out the system in Exeter and Torbay to wirelessly control 11,000 streetlights and plans further expansion of the network to other smart city applications.

UK local authority to replace 24,000 streetlights with LEDs

UK local authority to replace 24,000 streetlights with LEDs

Medway Council in Kent will enable the region to adapt its street lighting network remotely, providing a critical service even during potential lockdowns.

Interest in smart street lighting triples in US cities

Interest in smart street lighting triples in US cities

The largest 314 cities in the US are converting to LED, according to the Northeast Group, which projects that the country will invest $8.2bn in street light modernisation over the next decade.

UK county council expands smart streetlight deployment

UK county council expands smart streetlight deployment

The existing installation of 35,000 lights in Wiltshire has paid for itself in six years through reduced energy and maintenance costs.

Telensa launches smart city networks sensor solution

Telensa launches smart city networks sensor solution

As well as connecting third-party sensors over multiple wireless networks, Urban IQ allows the data collected to be visualised on a dashboard.

Connected lighting market set to grow by nearly 30% by 2023

Connected lighting market set to grow by nearly 30% by 2023

Smart cities will be a major driver of the expansion with APAC expected to register the highest incremental growth due to increasing technology awareness by governments.