Richmond, California, USA

Population

103,701

 

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)

 

RFP

Bid documents available here.