Replace 1,500 existing HID streetlights with LED streetlight luminaires
Fixtures to be used in installation
Cree Lighting or Leotek Electronics
EECBG funds have been allocated to replace 5,000 existing residential streetlights with LED streetlights. Matching funds are provided by Seattle city funds.Latest initiative (early 2011) focuses on qualifying new vendors for 10,000 fixture installation planned for 2011.
Long term initiative
Replace remaining 35,000 residential streetlights with LED streetlights. Within 12-24 months begin targeting 44,000 arterial streetlights for replacement.
Funding amount for previous initiative
$1,000,000 City of Seattle
Funding sources for previous initiative
Department of Energy – Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant and City of Seattle
Invitation to Bid
Bids due August 26, 2013