Richmond, California, USA




Current Initiative

RFQ issued for the purchase of up to 6,000 cobrahead LED streetlights from Cree. Also Ripley Lighting control photocells are included in the project


Previous Initiative

Replace approximately 600 existing HPS streetlights with LED streetlights. 593 cobrahead fixtures and 7 decorative streetlights.


Fixtures specified in current bid

Cree (BetaLED)


Fixtures specified in previous bid

BetaLED/Cree or LED Roadway


Energy savings

Anticipate up to 40% reduction in energy consumption based on manufacturer data


Energy cost savings

$1 million over thirteen year payback of loan


Funding awarded for previous project

$1.26 million


Energy Provider

Pacific Gas and Electric (PG&E)



Bid documents available here.