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Public lighting: switch it off or smarter lighting?

From the seventies, certain authorities have at different intervals switched off public lighting to generate energy savings with a risk to safety. With today’s smart technology, it is possible to maintain a service and safety level whilst saving energy.

Optimum safety with Schréder LED tunnel solutions

Schréder LED tunnel luminaires sealed with flat glass are superior to luminaires with lenses that are in direct contact with the atmosphere. The glass protector ensures better safety for users, reduces maintenance and contributes to energy efficiency.

Vienna Master Lighting Plan

Vienna is Central Europe’s city of light. Historical buildings, bridges and works of art are lit up at night. Nearly 150,000 luminaires guide, mark out, light up and provide a feeling of security in this city crossed by the mythical River Danube.

Lighting and Mobility

Solving mobility problems is a major challenge for the 21st century. Any improvements must involve the promotion of public transport. Quality lighting plays a vital role by optimising visual comfort, limiting light pollution and creating ambiance.

How to light Highways

Energy efficient lighting installations for highways must provide safety for high speed and eventually heavy traffic. Colour rendering aspect is of secondary importance.


This multi-faceted city invested in the latest lighting technologies to ensure safety, comfort and a sense of pride for its inhabitants while reducing its energy and operating costs. Proof that wise investments in lighting can transform public spaces.

Soto del Real

Soto del Real has been completely transformed by a new lighting plan which aimed to replace all of the town’s luminaires with LED technology to improve the quality of lighting and to reduce energy costs as well as the town's environmental footprint


In Arraiolos, and for the first time in Portugal, an LED lighting scheme is combined with a modern remote management system.

Rio de Janeiro

Rio de Janeiro is a city that inspires dreams across the world. Schréder contributes to bringing this dream to life, at night, by lighting many of the remarkable sights to be discovered in this city.

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