La Grange, North Carolina, USA

Population

2,757

 

Initiative

Replace approximately 345 existing 100-400 watt HPS and mercury vapor streetlights with LED streetlights

 

Funding sources

Department of Energy – Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant & Town of La Grange local funds

 

Funding received

$155,475 – EECBG award &  $ 38,970 – Local funds

 

Streetlight budget

Approximately $55,000/year

 

Energy savings

Energy consumption reduced by 67%

 

Request for Proposals 

Anticipated December 2010/January 2011