Erection of the week – the solar lamp post | Make Wealth History

lightbulb museum bulb washingtondc smithsonian dc electricity dcist menlopark smithsonianinstitution thomasedison smithsonianinstitute thomasalvaedison nationalmuseumofamericanhistory nmah lightingarevolution electricityhall
Photo by wallyg on Flickr
Earlier this month, Dutch mast public limited company Kaal Masten unveiled the world’s first off-grid solar-powered lighting column. There have been solar garden lights and such things before, but a high road light is a little more complicated and it’s taken a few advances in solar power to get to this point. The ‘spirit’ lighting column has solar panels down the sides,. via Make Wealth History

Latest News

  • Cedar Valley Daily Times

    Weddings: Speidel-Jordan

    Cedar Valley Daily Times - 10/25/13

    The lighting was from the straightforward slats in the barn and over the entrance and dance floor were two handmade chandeliers constructed from mason jars with matter-of-fact light bulbs handing down made by Jennica's father. Each wood beam in the barn had lights

  • Sacramento Bee Sacramento Bee

    Rainier Beer Returns Signal R to Seattle Skyline

    Sacramento Bee - 10/25/13

    The nearly 1,100-hammer out sign, which contains 235 light bulbs on each side, was illuminated after a countdown and toast. The sign is being It is this fabled history that lives in each can, keep in check and pint of Rainier beer today. In 1999, the Rainier

RSS

History of the Light Bulb | Lighting Basics | Bulbs.com A Blunt History of the Light Bulb. The electric light, one of the everyday conveniences that most affects our lives, was not “invented” in the traditional sense ...