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Here's how street lights give you sleepless nights

People living in more intense light areas were more likely to be dissatisfied with their sleep quantity or quality than people in less intense light areas, with 29 percent dissatisfied compared to 16 percent.

Soon, drones to repair potholes and street lights!

Soon, drones to repair potholes and street lights!

Researchers from the University of Leeds are leading a pioneering £4.2 million national infrastructure research project with the vision of creating self-repairing cities.

Eon Electric wins contract for LED streetlights

High-tech electrical products manufacturer Eon Electric has won contracts worth Rs.51 crore for installing light emitting diode (LED) street lights at Aligarh in Uttar Pradesh and in Jodhpur city of Rajasthan, the company has announced.

Greenpeace calls for solar street lighting for road safety

Greenpeace India launched its campaign to make streets of Delhi safe for women and children by lighting up dark spots using solar street light systems.

Mumbai will save Rs 80 cr per year with LED lights: Goyal

Union minister of state for coal and power, Piyush Goyal said today that Mumbai will be able to save up to Rs 80 crore per year with installation of LED bulbs as street lights.

Kolkata gets 50 carbon-neutral, solar street lights

Targeting a zero-carbon footprint, as many as 50 battery-less, carbon-neutral solar street lights have been set up in a south Kolkata neighbourhood by the the Kolkata Municipal Corporation.

PM Modi launches scheme for LED bulb distribution in Delhi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday launched a scheme for LED bulb distribution under domestic efficient lighting programme in Delhi.

LED streetlight glare most dangerous for drivers: Study

Do you feel your eyes strain due to the sudden stabs of brightness from street lights while driving at night?

Redirecting sunlight to illuminate narrow streets

In a novel way to provide some natural light in dense urban centres with tall buildings around us, Egyptian researchers have developed a corrugated, translucent panel that redirects sunlight onto narrow streets and alleyways.

Street lights that glow when people are around

An Indian origin designer has invented an intelligent LED street lighting system called Tvilight that only illuminates when it detects people around.