A Review of Intelligent Street Lighting System for Smart Cities

Bingöl E. S., Gül Ö.

2nd International Symposium on Multidisciplinary Studies and Innovative Technologies, Ankara, Turkey, 19 - 21 October 2018, pp.403-407

  • Publication Type: Conference Paper / Full Text
  • City: Ankara
  • Country: Turkey
  • Page Numbers: pp.403-407
  • Istanbul Technical University Affiliated: Yes


Street lighting is important in terms of city security and the quality of life of city dwellers.  However, the cost of energy for urban enlightenment is high both in terms of environmental damage and public budget. Various efforts have been made to reduce this cost and to improve the efficiency of maintenance services of street lamps. One of them is adaptive lighting management and self-regulating lighting according to environmental conditions. Remote lighting monitoring and control, as well as lighting rate programming according to traffic intensity with artificial intelligence methods are also techniques to manage street lighting intelligently. In this article, these works will be reviewed and the smart street lighting concept will be studied