Madison, Alabama, USA

Population

42,984

 

Initiative

Replace 25 existing streetlights with decorative LED fixtures. City rejected initial proposals and re-issued RFP.

 

Pilot

City has installed LED fixtures at City Hall, traffic intersections and new subdivision.

 

Fixtures used in pilot installations

City Hall: Duralight; Traffic intersections: Philips; Subdivision: Holophane

 

Long term goals

City intends to use LED technology as additional funding becomes available

 

Funding sources

Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant (EECBG)

 

Total number of streetlights

~2,000

 

Energy Provider

Huntsville Electric

 

RFP

Bid documentation on Madison website. Completed bids due June 21, 2011.