LED news and insight from our technology editor Steve Bush, who has been messing with LED lighting for more years than he would care to remember.
Wrap around Traffic Signals
Thanks to Techeblog for highlighting this one – an innovative use of traffic signals involving LEDs. It writes:
Rather than install separate poles for traffic lights, why not put them on existing ones and/or trees? That’s the idea behind this clever design by Gisung Han, Hwanju Jeon and Jaemin Lee. Basically, it “comes in two parts: a flexible LED belt that wraps around street furniture and a solar lid which protects it, shades it and powers it.”
You can find more pictures on YankoDesign.Tags: shades, street furniture, traffic lights, traffic signals, trees