California Department of Transportation, California, USA

Initiative

Replace approximately 65,000 existing cobrahead HPS streetlights with LED streetlight fixtures throughout California state highway system

 

Current initiative

Install 42,000 LED streetlight fixtures on state highways. Will replace 200 watt and 310 watt HPS streetlights in Phase 1

 

Previous installations

Pilot tested LED streetlights on Richmond-San Rafael Bridge in San Francisco Bay Area

 

Funding sources

Caltrans funding

 

Funding allocated

$4-5 million

 

Annual energy cost savings

~$2 million

 

Energy savings

Energy consumption reduced by 50%

 

Total number of streetlights

~65,000

 

RFP

Available here.