Hawai’i, Hawaii, USA

Population

148,677

 

Initiative

Install approximately 1,000 LED streetlight fixtures within a quarter mile of signalized intersections and marked crosswalks in Hilo, Waimea, and Kailua Kona

 

Energy savings

Anticipate up to 50% reduction in energy consumption

 

Funding sources

American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA)

 

Funding awarded

$500,000

 

Total number of streetlights

~9,600

 

Total number of streetlights owned and maintained by county

~8,000

 

Annual energy expense

$1.2 million for county owned streetlights