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Economic study of roadway lighting

Arno Cassel

Economic study of roadway lighting

by Arno Cassel

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Published by Highway Research Board of the Division of Engineering Research, National Academy of Sciences-National Research Council in [Washington] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Roads -- Lighting -- Estimates

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 47-48.

    Statement[by] Arno Cassel and Douglas Medville.
    SeriesNational Cooperative Highway Research Program., Report 20, NAS-NRC publication ;, 1219, Report (National Cooperative Highway Research Program) ;, 20., Publication (National Research Council (U.S.)) ;, no. 1219.
    ContributionsMedville, Douglas, joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTE7 .N25 no. 20
    The Physical Object
    Pagination77 p.
    Number of Pages77
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6007811M
    LC Control Number66060056

    The IES LC Study Group is designed for those planning to take the National Council on Qualifications for the Lighting Professions (NCQLP) lighting certification exam. For the first time, we are also opening it up to those who wish to improve their lighting knowledge or gauge if they are adequately prepared to write the exam in Lighting for Roadway Safety. Making our highways safe for drivers and pedestrians is the goal of our transportation research group. Lighting our nation's highways is an important way to create roadways. Highlighted Projects. Novel Crosswalk Lighting Improves Pedestrian Safety Reduced nighttime visibility is a probable contributor to pedestrian.

    In , a task force of the Illuminating Engineering Society of North America, reported on a study made to determine the benefits of roadway lighting. Essentially, this report concluded: adequate lighting that is properly designed, installed, and maintained . However, the cost of solar photovoltaic device may cause the application of solar-powered LED roadway lighting to be not economically feasible. The present study investigates the design of the solar-powered LED roadway lighting using high-power LED luminaire (W) and estimate the installation cost for 10 km highway with 2 by: 3.

    Mountain home design style may conjure up thoughts of moose heads, bearskin rugs, and rustic cabin décor, but that look has had its day. Each year brings a profusion of new design trends for the home, and new lighting designs play a crucial part in setting style. If playback doesn't begin shortly, try restarting your device. Street and Roadway Lighting. Beautifying Streets By Day, Lighting Them By Night. Whether it’s a family trying to find their vacation spot, a truck driver navigating a loading dock, or a homeowner returning from work, a well-lit street is essential. And the right poles will do more than provide light, they accent the avenue or highway along.


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