LED Lights

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Wet, Blowing Snow Covers Some Traffic Signals

Energy-efficient traffic lights have been creating hazards at some intersections, because blowing snow was able to cover up the signals, and prevent drivers from seeing whether it’s their turn to go.

03/12/2014

CTA Train Car

New CTA Train Cars Getting Brighter Lights

The transit agency’s board approved a switch from fluorescent to LED interior lighting Wednesday.

WBBM Newsradio–02/14/2013

On Jan. 12, a massive 7.0 earthquake struck Haiti, destroying the capitol city of Port-au-Prince and killing 300,000 people. (credit: Frederic Dupoux/Getty Images)

Students’ Project Remains Undelivered In Haiti

Nearly a dozen students from Mother McAuley High School were honored today by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, but their project remains undelivered in Haiti.

WBBM Newsradio–04/13/2011