East Lyme, Connecticut, USA

Population

18,459

 

Initiative

Replaced existing 250 watt and 400 watt HPS cobrahead streetlights with 54 decorative post top LED luminaires

 

Fixtures in installation

Architectural Area Lighting (Providence post top), based in City of Industry, CA

 

Energy savings

Anticipate up to 40% reduction in energy consumption based on manufacturer data

 

Funding sources

Small Town Economic Assistance Program (STEAP)

 

Funding awarded

$1 million (for entire streetscape budget)

 

Total number of streetlights

~1,455

 

Annual streetlight budget

$185,000

 

Energy Provider

Connecticut Light and Power