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Solar Lighting of a Bridge: Centuripe’s Solution to the Darkness Issue

 

At the heart of Sicily, the municipality of Centuripe has ventured on an ambitious initiative to improve its public lighting on a specific section of one of its bridges. This project led under the guidance of Salvatore La Spina, Mayor of Centuripe, and thanks to the technical expertise of the municipal staff, marks a decisive turning point towards sustainable and innovative energy solutions. Accompanied by Pixel Srl, a local partner, the municipality has thus opted for Sunna Design’s innovative solar solutions, intending to provide reliable, easy-to-install, and economical lighting in anticipation of future overall renovation.

 

  General area

    Centuripe – Italie

  iSSL+

Lampadaire solaire iSSL+ sur un pont

An Informed and Considered Choice of Solar Lighting

 

This ambitious plan started with improving lighting on a specific bridge section in Centuripe. Indeed, faced with significant technical challenges, the municipality opted for a sustainable and efficient solution. The choice fell on Sunna Design’s innovative technologies, mainly its range of autonomous solar streetlights, iSSL, known for their lightweight, ease of installation, and energy autonomy.

 

A Concentrate of Technology

Sunna Design’s iSSL streetlights represent the epitome of solar technology. Designed to be robust and intelligent, they offer an autonomous public lighting solution capable of adapting to various environmental conditions without requiring regular maintenance. The ease of installation was a key factor in their selection for the Centuripe project, allowing for rapid and efficient implementation without disrupting the urban environment.

 

Implementation and Deployment

The collaboration between the municipality of Centuripe, Sunna Design, and Pixel Srl was crucial for the project’s success. Pixel Srl played a decisive role in advising and installing the streetlights, ensuring seamless integration of the solar lighting solution into Centuripe’s urban landscape. This close collaboration enabled overcoming technical challenges and ensured smooth and efficient implementation.

Lampadaire solaire iSSL de Sunna Design éclairant un pont à Centuripe en italie de nuit

Satisfaction with Autonomous Solar Lighting

 

Results and Impacts of the Project

The solar lighting project in Centuripe has had a significant impact on the safety and accessibility of the area, considerably improving the quality of life for residents. In addition to meeting immediate lighting needs, this initiative has marked an important step towards sustainability, contributing to the energy efficiency of the municipality and reducing its carbon footprint.

 

Testimonies and Reactions

The satisfaction expressed by the municipality and residents of Centuripe attests to the project’s success. The mayor and the partners have praised the quality of Sunna Design’s products and the excellence of their service. It perfectly illustrates how technological innovation and effective collaboration can transform urban spaces and contribute to a more sustainable future.

 

This solar lighting project in Centuripe is a compelling example of how green technologies can be seamlessly and effectively integrated into urban planning. It underlines the importance of local collaboration and innovation for a sustainable future.

  • Lampadaire solaire iSSL de Sunna Design éclairant un pont à Centuripe en italie de nuit
  • Vue du ciel de la ville de Centuripe en italie où se trouve les lampadaire iSSL de Sunna Design
  • Un lampadaire solaire iSSL + de Sunna Design installé sur le pont à Centuripe
Year

 

2024
Location

 

Centuripe, Enna, Italie
Client

 

Mairie de Centuripe
Product(s) used

 

iSSL +

Which products for this field of application?

    Park and recreation Parking lot Path and crosswalk Park and recreation Path and crosswalk
    The iSSL+ is a reliable and robust stand-alone solar lighting solution, particularly suitable for pedestrian walkways, cycle paths and car parks. This innovative product offers a very simple and quick installation with unmatched performance and connected services such as Sunnap'. Do you have a similar project or any other project? Talk to our sales team!    
    Lampadaire solaire Sunna Design iSSL+ noir Lampadaire solaire Sunna Design iSSL+ blanc

    Specifications iSSL +

    Lighting
    Lighting power
    1,750 to 3,500 lumens
    Consumption
    10 W to 20 W
    Lighting efficiency
    Up to 175 lm/W
    Color temperature options couleur
    2700K, 3000K, 4000K
    Lifespan
    50,000 hours
    * Available with motion sensor
    PHOTOVOLTAIC PANELS
    Technology
    Photovoltaïc modules (Monocrystalline silicon)
    Power
    50 Wc
    Lifespan
    > 20 years at 80% of initial power
    Battery
    Technology
    NiMH , battery, maintenance free, high resistance to extreme temperatures
    Capacity
    120 Wh
    Operating temperature range
    -40°C to +70°C (-40°F to 158°F)
    Lifespan
    12 years
    General
    SCx
    0,16 m2
    Fixation
    Top mounting Ø60 mm
    Weight (without pole)
    14 kg

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