February, 2010 - ITE Technical Conference in Savannah, GA

Lightspeed Road Solar looks forward to exhibiting at this years ITE Technical Conference. Founded in 1930, the Institute of Transportation Engineers is a community of transportation professionals including, but not limited to transportation engineers, transportation planners, consultants, educators and researchers.


January, 2010 - Exhibiting at ATSSA Expo in San Antonio

Lightspeed Road Solar is proud to be joining the industry's top safety and traffic management companies as an exhibior at this years American Traffic Safety Services Association (ATSSA) Traffic Expo in San Antonio, February 16-18


December, 2009 - 2009 MUTCD Purple Lights on Toll Roads Guidance

FHWA's 2009 Manual on Uniform Traffic Safety Devices (MUTCD), recommends the use of purple lane marking suplements for lane delineation on toll roads. The lane marking has been recommended for use in front of each toll plaza on toll roads using electronic payment systems.


October 21, 2009 - Snow Plow Field test with Colorado's E470

In cooperation with Colorado's E470 Public Highway Authority, Lightspeed Road Solar installed a new test deck of it's snow-plowable solar road stud. The patented in-road solar lighting technology is housed in a cast iron shell designed to deflect the impact of a steel blade snow plow.

October 2009 - New Powerful 44cd white LEDs...

At Lightspeed Road Solar its our goal to remain on the leading edge of solar LED lighting technology. This is why we are upgrading our entire line to include the brightest LEDs available in the world today. All new shipments with white LEDs will include our new 44,000 mCd LED...by far the brightest available on the market today.

August 2009 - New! Snow-Plowable SV2 Solar Road Stud Undergoing testing in Colorado...

In furtherance of Lightspeed Road Solar's goal to be the #1 U.S. Source for in-road solar lighting, the company recently initiated field testing of its SV2 Snow-Plowable solar road stud with a large Colorado Public Highway Authority. Uniquely engineered to meet the demands of roads requiring heavy winter maintenance, the Snow-Plowable SV2 encases the world's only upgradeable, fully autonomous, completely solar road lighting inside a rugged, cast iron housing.

June 2009 - Bruce Tharnish joins the Lightspeed Road Solar team as VIce President of Sales...

Lightspeed Road Solar welcomes Bruce Tharnish to the team. Bruce brings a long career of successful sales and entrepreneurial leadership to the Lightspeed team including his recent success as the co-owner of the number one Direct Buy™ franchise in Colorado.

April 2009 - Xcel Energy Announces 14-40% Rate Hikes for Street Light Power Usage...

Xcel Energy of Minneapolis, MN has announced a proposed tariff increase targeting street lighting, residential overhead lighting and parking lot lighting.