Total number of streetlights
Phase 1 LED streetlight deployment completed. All city-owned residential streetlights and low speed collector roadway streetlights replaced:2,221 150W high pressure sodium lamps and 1,775 250W high pressure sodium lamps. Total capital outlay for Phase 1: $2,199,471.
Phase 2 planning underway
Parking lot, parking garage, decorative and trail lighting.
Utility maintained lights, collector lights, and high speed
arterial roadway streetlights.
Phase 1 funded by municipality, which loaned money to itself
Phase 1: BetaLED
Flat rates charged by utilities must be examined and revised
Surveys and testing
General survey of 50 local residents and in-car visibility testing conducted with 120 local residents
Energy Efficient Street Lighting presentation given at
Alaska Energy Authority Rural Energy Conference, 9/16/08.