Maui, Hawaii, USA

Population

144,444

 

Initiative

County council is considering a change in the county ordinance that would allow the island to use LED streetlight  technology. Current ordinance only permits HPS streetlights due to animal species concerns and dark sky issues for observatories

 

Energy savings

Anticipate up to 50% reduction in energy consumption

 

Annual streetlight budget

$2 million

 

Total number of streetlights

~6,000 – 7,000

 

Energy Provider

Maui Electric