Chico, California, USA





Replace approximately 1,100 existing HPS streetlights with LED fixtures


Fixtures and dimming technology used in installation

BetaLED, a division of Ruud Lighting; Philips Lighting dimmable drivers


 Funding sources

Department of Energy – Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant


Funding received

$823,000 total award, of which $650,000 will be used to purchase and install LED streetlights. Purchased through PG&E turnkey program.


Project start date

March/April 2011


City budget for streetlighting



Projected energy savings



Projected maintenance cost savings



Total number of city-owned streetlights