Category archives for Solar vs Diesel

Progress Solar Featured in Rental Management Magazine

Let The Sun Shine May 2015 Towable diesel light plants have historically been considered a must have by many general construction equipment rental companies for their rental fleets. However, like most industries, times change and newer technologies evolve from the industry’s quest for continuous improvement and the need to remain competitive. For portable lighting, a […]

Solar-Powered Opportunity: Solar/hybrid light towers can help reduce costs, offer environmental benefits

By  Dan Robertson Rental centers with solar LED light towers in their fleet can offer customers a valuable alternative to diesel- powered light towers. Construction projects involving night-time operations or security lighting have historically used portable diesel powered light plants. These towers require con- tractors to not only keep the engine fueled, but to invest […]

Federal Government Entities Are Reducing Carbon Emissions, Improving Energy Security and Operating Costs By Converting to Progress Solar (TM) Powered Light Towers

President Obama’s recent Climate Policy has wide reaching implications which has federal entities proactively pursuing cost-effective options to reduce carbon emissions. Many within the Department of Defense and Department of Homeland Security have recently started making the move from diesel light plants to portable Progress Solar/Wind (TM) Light Towers for mission critical night-time operations that […]

Forward Thinking Utility Companies are Able to Reduce Carbon Emissions and Operating Costs by Converting to Progress Solar/Wind(TM) Light Towers

President Obama’s recent Climate Policy has directed the EPA to reduce carbon emissions from existing power plants and many utility companies have begun proactively pursuing options. A number of utilities have recently started making the move from diesel light plants to portable Solar/Wind powered light towers, from Progress Solar Solutions, for night-time operations that need […]

Progress Solar to Exhibit Portable Solar/Wind Light Tower (SLTW-1200) at the 2nd Annual Border Management Conference & Technology Expo

Progress Solar Solutions™, LLC to exhibit the Progress Solar/Wind™ Light Tower at the Border Management Conference & Technology Expo. This model resembles a traditional portable diesel light tower but is powered by free, renewable energy instead of diesel fuel, saving taxpayers money while simultaneously reducing carbon emissions improving the environment. The event is being held […]

Progress Solar Solutions Partners With McClelland Marketing To Grow Portable Solar Light Tower Sales in West North Central Region of the U.S.

McClelland Marketing to represent Progress Solar(TM) and Progress Solar/Wind(TM) Light Towers selling to construction equipment rental companies and equipment dealers in MO, KS, IA, MN, NE, ND and SD.   August 03, 2012 Progress Solar Solutions™, LLC (manufacturer) is teaming with the McClelland Marketing (manufacturer’s representatives) to represent its popular line of portable Progress Solar™ and […]

Progress Solar Solutions to Grow Portable Solar Light Tower Sales in the East North Central Region of the U.S. with MJ Miller Combined Companies

MJ Miller Combined Companies to sell and service the Progress Solar and Progress Solar/Wind Light Towers to equipment rental companies and dealers in IL, IN, WI, MI, OH, KY and WV. August 01, 2012 Progress Solar Solutions™, LLC (manufacturer) is teaming with the MJ Miller Combined Companies (manufacturer’s representatives) to represent its popular line of […]

Progress Solar Solutions and Cardinal Sales Partner to Increase Sales of Portable Solar Light Towers in the Northeast

Cardinal Sales to represent Progress Solar Solutions with its rapidly growing solar and wind powered, towable light plants powered by renewable energy. The Progress Solar Light Towers are available to construction equipment customers from many of the larger, value-added equipment rental companies and dealers throughout the U.S. July 31, 2012 Progress Solar Solutions™, LLC (manufacturer) […]

Progress Solar Solutions Mobile Solar Light Towers Help Outdoor Event Management Companies Save Money And The Environment

Progress Solar Solutions now provides event management companies with great lighting for golf tournaments, marathons, triathlons, outdoor charity fundraisers, corporate events without the noise and fumes. Progress Solar Light Towers are mobile and illuminate large outdoor areas using energy from the sun instead of fossil fuels. Any venue, no matter the location can utilize these […]

Progress Solar Solutions Releases New Video on the Attributes of the Progress Solar Light Towers Compared to Diesel Light Towers

Progress Solar Solutions™, LLC has just released a new Video on how the Progress Solar™ Light Tower Series compares to the historically used diesel light towers for portable outdoor lighting applications. The Progress Solar Light Tower resembles a traditional portable diesel light tower but is powered 100% by free renewable energy instead of diesel fuel. […]