Cary, North Carolina, USA

Population

94,536

 

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

$35,000

 

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

~$200,000

 

Current streetlight budget

~$1.75 million

 

Energy provider

Progress Energy