St. Louis, Missouri, USA

Population

356,587

 

Initiative

Install approximately 540 energy efficient streetlights as part of a demonstration project to test LED and induction technology for cobrahead fixtures.

 

Fixtures installed

180 Beta LED

180 LSI

180 induction

 

Pilot

The city has conducted several small pilots of primarily decorative streetlights.

 

Project location

Arterial roadways in North St. Louis and South St. Louis

 

Funding sources

Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant

 

Funding amount

$300,000

 

Total number of streetlights

~52,000

 

Annual streetlight budget

$1.45 million/year for electricity costs

 

Energy savings

Anticipate energy consumption reduced by about 30%