Mobile, Alabama, USA

Population

57,833

 

Initiative

Replace up to 1,300 existing streetlights with LED streetlight fixtures

 

Pilot

City testing numerous fixtures including Relume, Holophane, Duralight, Best Lighting and King in a field study. One fixture already appears to have housing breaking down due to sunlight exposure.

 

Funding sources

Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant (EECBG)

 

Funding awarded

$1.9 million

 

Total number of streetlights

~5,200

 

Energy Provider

Alabama Power and Light

 

RFP

Expected once project plans are finalized