Cary, North Carolina, USA




Current initiative

Install 8,000 cobrahead LED streetlights from American Electric Lighting (Acuity Brands) with Progress Energy


Previous Initiative

Replace a yet to be determined number of existing streetlights with LED streetlights


Prevoius funding sources

Department of Energy – Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant


Previous funding received



Total number of streetlights

~10,000; 8,000 will be installed in current project. ~2,000 are decorative and 50,000 lumen fixtures not scheduled for replacement


Annual savings from current project



Current streetlight budget

~$1.75 million


Energy provider

Progress Energy