South West | Energy, utilities | Finance, business

Innovative LED lamps to light streets in southern Russian city

18 Jun '15
A street lighting upgrade project has been launched in the southern Russian city of Novorossiisk, in the Krasnodar region, RBC-Kuban reported. Experts believe the replacement of conventional lamps for LED ones will help the city save considerably on electrical energy.

Its Optogan, a leading Russian LED developer and portfolio company of national nanotech giant Rusnano, that is behind the effort. So far, lamps have been replaced on one pilot street only. Overall, Novorossiisk wants to replace lamps on 15,000 lighting posts, covering the lions share of the city territory. An estimated $6.7m has been reportedly allocated from regional coffers to innovate the street lighting system.
Publish in Twitter
Write to Facebook
Google Buzz
Write to LiveJournal
Show in MM
Share MK
COMMENT ON THIS STORY
Find Related Content
Latest News: South West
28 Jan '19 | Technology & innovation
25 Sep '17 | Materials, extraction | Technology & innovation
18 Jun '15 | Energy, utilities | Finance, business
19 May '15 | Energy, utilities | Technology & innovation
6 Oct '14 | Energy, utilities | Finance, business
 

Feature stories

29 Jan '19
Russian biologists and biophysicists have developed...
2 Nov '18
Drawing upon in-depth interviews, the book channels...
27 Aug '18
Search (News archive - 21327)
Advertising
RB_Partners_Report
Advertising
Annex_to_RB_Partners_Report
Advertising
NATT
Advertising
Independent Software Developers Forum
Advertising
Marchmont News

Latest News

20 Mar '19
A compact graphene-based terahertz wave detector has...
19 Mar '19
A Russo-American accelerator called Starta...
15 Mar '19
Scientists in Nizhny Novgorod have developed a device...

Most read stories from last week

19 Mar '19
A Russo-American accelerator called Starta...
20 Mar '19
A compact graphene-based terahertz wave detector has...