Nowadays, solar lights are pretty much popular. Tapping the heat radiations and light by using the solar heaters, photovoltaic, solar heating system and many other technologies which are really rewarding. Solar energy is really good for the environment and it is also renewable, dependable and durable. Solar energy is really beneficial and is used in many applications such as heating, drying, cooking, charging phones and now people using it for generating electricity. They bring the new ingenious way to make use of solar energy to produce solar street light. These street lights are attached with the tall poles on the street which are driven by the photovoltaic cells. These cells charge the battery and help the LED lights to remain powered all night.
Here are the tips to make the efficient use of solar LED street lights
The batteries of the solar lights are the storehouse of the energy which is generated by the sun. These batteries are rechargeable and replaceable. Replacing the batteries are also necessary once its life cycle is completed. For proper recharging the battery the solar panel needs to be free of any grease and dust.
The photovoltaic cells trap the sunlight and converted it into electrical energy. Many solar lights are implanted into the light fixtures by default while other solar lights have separate solar arrays which get attached with the pole of LED lights. It is very important to know the total number of arrays and the power of array before installing the lights on the streets.
Charge controller devices are important and used to tab on the light to power the light emitting diode on and off. It prevents the solar emitting diodes of the battery from being overcharged.
Light emitting diode and light pole
The light pole in which the solar LED lights are attached should be sturdy enough that it could bear the weight of lights. It should also stand erect in the streets even in the windy weather conditions.
An expanse of the area
While selecting the solar lights for the streets, the important thing to consider is the light intensity and expanse of the area which is required to completely illuminate the area. It should be selected according to the space of the area.
The above tips help you to make use efficiently of the solar LED streets lights. These tips will definitely make sure that the LED lights are up on your streets and running well.