Pittsburg, California, USA

Population

63,264

 

Initiative

Replace approximately 1,300 exiting HPS cobrahead streetlights with LED streetlight fixtures. Used PG&E turnkey program for cobrahead fixtures. Replace approximately 620 existing decorative streetlights with LED lamps. Decorative project will be managed internally by the city of Pittsburg.

 

Pilot

City tested a large cross section of cobrahead and decorative fixtures.

 

Fixtures used in installation

BetaLED – cobrahead

Cyclone Lighting – decorative

 

Energy use reduction

~50% for cobrahead

~75% for decorative

 

Funding sources

Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant (EECBG)

California Energy Commission (CEC)
Municipal funds