Carmanah Provides Solar-Powered LED Aviation Lights for Chicago O’Hare International Airport

May 18, 2006
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Carmanah has received an order from the Chicago O’Hare International Airport for A601 solar-powered LED red barricade lights. These units will be installed at various locations at the airport, which presently already uses several of Carmanah’s aviation lights as part of its O’Hare Modernization Program.

The O’Hare Modernization Program is a massive airport expansion project that will reconfigure O’Hare’s airfield into a more efficient and modern, parallel configuration, similar to airfields at Dallas Fort-Worth and Atlanta Hartsfield airports.

Carmanah’s aviation lights are cost-effective solar-powered LED lights that are ideal for any low-intensity nighttime marking applications. The Chicago O’Hare International Airport has been using Carmanah’s aviation lights for the past three and a half years and has saved thousands of dollars in maintenance and battery costs. The A601 has proven to be extremely durable, reliable and maintenance free.

Hundreds of commercial and general aviation airports worldwide are using Carmanah’s solar-powered LED airfield lights; the technology is a reliable, low-cost, and high-performance solution for for temporary and/or permanent applications

With more than 250,000 installations in 110 countries, Carmanah is a leader in renewable and energy-efficient technology solutions. For more information about Carmanah’s unique airfield lighting products, please visit or contact the Aviation Lighting Division at:

Toll-free: 1-877-722-8877 (USA and Canada)

Worldwide: +1 (250) 380-0052

Fax: +1 (250) 380-0062



About Carmanah Technologies Corporation

Carmanah is an award-winning manufacturer specializing in energy-efficient technologies. The Company is currently focused on three technology groups: solar-powered LED lighting, solar power systems & equipment and LED-illuminated signage.

Carmanah is headquartered in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada and has branch offices and/or sales representation in 11 cities across Canada, the United States and the United Kingdom. With more than 250,000 installations worldwide, Carmanah is one of the world’s premier suppliers of energy-efficient products.

The shares of Carmanah Technologies Corporation are publicly traded on the TSX under the symbol “CMH” and on the Berlin and Frankfurt Stock Exchanges under the symbol “QCX“. For more information, please visit