Foster City, California, USA

Population

28,803

 

Initiative

Install LED streetlights to monitor and test feasibility of LED technology

 

Pilot

City installed 260 LED streetlight fixtures in the city’s commercial corridor

 

Fixture manufacturer

BetaLED, a division of Ruud Lighting

 

Funding sources

Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant (EECBG)

 

Funding awarded

$157,426

 

Energy Provider

Pacific Gas and Electric (PG&E)

 

Annual Energy Savings

$17,600

 

Annual energy use reduction

142,000 kw/H

 

Annual greenhouse gas emission reduction

74,224 pounds