Los Angeles, California, USA

Population

9,862,409

 

Initiative

Replace 140,000 existing streetlight fixtures with LED streetlights. Project to be completed by early 2013.

 

Current Initiative

Install 76 LED streetlights manufactured by Leotek Electronics of Milpitas, California
Value of current initiative

$619,000

 

Funding sources

Department of Energy – Energy Efficiency and Conservation   Block Grant and loan program through municipal utility. Total cost of total installation  $57 million

 

Energy cost savings

$950,000/year with 30,000 LED streetlight fixtures installed

 

Total energy costs

About $17 million/year

 

Total number of streetlights

210,000

 

More information

City of Los Angeles Bureau of Street Lighting website.