Arlington, Massachusetts, USA

Population

42,389

 

Initiative

Coordinate energy audits and evaluation of LED streetlight installation for the towns of Arlington, Chelsea, Woburn, and Natick

 

Previous installation

Replace approximately 537 HPS streetlights (average 85 watts) with LED streetlights

 

Long term initiative

Replace remaining streetlights with LED fixtures when funding is available

 

Funding sources for first installation

Massachusetts Department of Energy Resources – “Green Community” funds

 

Funding received for first installation

$170,000 – Green Community funds

$100,000 – Arlington capital allotment

 

Funding for additional installations

Municipal energy savings

 

Total energy savings/year for 550 LED streetlights

95,387 kw/h

 

Total number of streetlights

3,300 streetlights