Urban Solar lands UL approval for entire product line

Urban Solar lands UL approval for entire product line
Urban Solar is proud to announce that all of our solar powered LED systems are now UL Listed.  This listing covers all transit-related lighting products as well as all commercial solar LED lighting systems for applications including pathways, roadway...

Urban Solar joins Pennsylvania Public Transportation Association

Urban Solar joins Pennsylvania Public Transportation Association
Urban Solar is pleased to announce its new membership with the Pennsylvania Public Transportation Association (PPTA). The PPTA is a professional trade organization that advocates and strengthens the role of public transportation for all of Pennsyl...

Urban Solar announces new smart technology – ECM Connect™ controller

Urban Solar announces new smart technology – ECM Connect™ controller
Urban Solar is proud to introduce a brand new solar lighting controller technology, the ECM Connect™.  This web-connected Energy Control Module (ECM) technology allows users to monitor and operate solar LED lighting systems remotely from their deskto...

Urban Solar announces expansion into Puerto Rico

Urban Solar announces expansion into Puerto Rico
SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO – Urban Solar is thrilled to announce San Juan Lighting Corp as its representative in Puerto Rico and neighboring islands. Puerto Rico has a climate well suited for solar powered LED lighting, and as a result, has many projec...

Tenured Guatemala representative joins Urban Solar team

Tenured Guatemala representative joins Urban Solar team
Urban Solar is pleased to announce Fabricio Gonzalez has joined the Urban Solar team as its new business development manager to support its growing business in Central America and the Caribbean. Fabricio is based in Guatemala City, and brings a st...

Urban Solar installs solar LED bus stops in North Saanich in partnership with Rotary Club

Urban Solar installs solar LED bus stops in North Saanich in partnership with Rotary Club
The Sidney Rotary Club was looking for a turnkey solution to provide lighting at bus stops and shelters in North Saanich, and chose local Victoria-based solar lighting company, Urban Solar. Urban Solar was named top choice for its reliability, qua...

Urban Solar wins RFP to supply bus stop lighting systems for Orange County

Urban Solar wins RFP to supply bus stop lighting systems for Orange County
Urban Solar is pleased to announce it has been awarded a three-year contract to supply its PV Stop lighting systems to the Orange County Transportation Authority (OCTA) after successfully winning a competitive solicitation. (more…)

King County Metro signs Urban Solar on for rare 10 year contract

King County Metro signs Urban Solar on for rare 10 year contract
SEATTLE, WA – In an unprecedented move, King County Metro (Metro) granted Urban Solar a decade-long contract to provide solar LED lighting solutions for its transit shelters and stops. The relationship began in 2011 when Metro signed Urban Solar o...

Tenured transit expert Dick Ruddell joins Urban Solar

Tenured transit expert Dick Ruddell joins Urban Solar
Urban Solar is pleased to announce Dick Ruddell has joined its team of experts as the new Vice President of Business Development to help lead its transit division. Urban Solar specializes in transit passenger amenities, with a focus on transit stop a...

Fueling the demand for solar systems

Fueling the demand for solar systems
Solar street lighting market valued at $15B by 2024 It’s no secret governments and companies are trending toward reducing, or eliminating, their carbon footprint, and their dependence on fossil fuels.  This is due to a number of factors including in...