The solar panel area act a little like a sail and catch the wind causing more movement and stress.
Solar Streetscapes poles are already pre rated and all thats required is to ensure the footing is adequate which is assessed onsite and depends on how solid the ground is.
Solar Streetscapes have 2 pole types:
- Stylish architectural aluminium multi functioning pole, built for city streetscapes
- Standard Galvanised steel pole
Most solar poles use the ground to bury their batteries which reduces their lifespan when installed near flood prone areas. Burying batteries should only be done when temperatures constantly fall below Freezing or above 45 degrees C.
Solar Streetscapes' solar poles incorporate the batteries within the poles and provide the following advantages:
- Increased life of the battery
- Easier to maintain and check
- Easier to replace
- Much easier to install