Posts made in March, 2014

Mont-Megantic IDSR reports the installation of new amber LED street luminaires that are dark sky, human health and environment friendly

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Directors of the Mont-Mégantic International Dark Sky Reserve (MMIDSR), which covers Granit and Haut-Saint-François RMCs as well as the City of Sherbrooke, are pleased to announce the installation of luminaires that are dark sky, human health and environment friendly in the municipality of Saint-Ludger, located at 75 km from Mont-Mégantic. These new luminaires offer DEL technology benefits (energy efficiency, controllability, durability), while respecting lighting principles endorsed by IDSRMM and its partners, such as better oriented lighting, less intensity, time- controlled and amber tones. These Philips StreetView luminaires, equipped with 1800 K amber DEL, are doubly innovative. Firstly, they emit optimum colour while minimising nocturnal blue light and its...

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