St. Paul, Minnesota, USA

Population

287,151

 

Initiative

Replace 1,200 existing ornamental globe streetlights with LED streetlights

 

Funding sources

Department of Energy – Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant

 

Funding received

$300,000

 

Total number of streetlights

37,000

 

Energy savings

120,000 kWh/year

 

Annual maintenance savings

$29,000

 

Annual energy cost for streetlights

$1.5 million

 

Annual energy cost savings

$16,000/year

 

RFP

RFP expected in early January 2010.

RFP link: http://www.stpaul.gov/index.aspx?NID=221