Kinston, North Carolina, USA

Population

22,360

 

Initiative

Install approximately 740 LED streetlight fixtures to replace existing HPS and mercury vapor streetlights

 

Pilot

Tested LED streetlight fixtures from five manufacturers

 

Funding sources

Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant & local leveraged funds

 

Total amount of funding

$499,500 EECBG;  $115,718 Local leveraged funds

 

Total number of streetlights

2,074

 

Annual expected savings for streetlighting

$200,000

 

Annual expected energy savings

888,000 kwH

 

Request for Proposals

Bid documentation available here.