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Piezoelectric Transducer and Arduino Based Wirelessly Controlled Energy-Saving Scheme for Street Lights

  • Somnath Rakshit
  • Souvik KarEmail author
  • Tushar Kanti Banerjee
  • Santanu Das
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Networks and Systems book series (LNNS, volume 41)

Abstract

Today, a large amount of energy is wasted on continuously lighting street lights. In this paper, a scheme has been proposed to automatically switch on street lights only during the presenceof vehicles and pedestrians, using an Arduino-based wirelesssignal in order to minimize both energy consumption and maintenance need.

Keywords

Street light Piezoelectric Arduino Wireless HC 12 LDR 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Somnath Rakshit
    • 1
  • Souvik Kar
    • 2
    Email author
  • Tushar Kanti Banerjee
    • 2
  • Santanu Das
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Computer Science and EngineeringJalpaiguri Government Engineering CollegeJalpaiguriIndia
  2. 2.Department of Electrical EngineeringJalpaiguri Government Engineering CollegeJalpaiguriIndia

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