Stamford, Connecticut, USA

Population

118,475

 

Current Initiative

Purchase approximately 30 decorative streetscape fixtures about about 1,000 LED roadways fixtures over the next two years.

 

Previous Initiative

Replace 1,500 existing streetlights with LED streetlights

 

Previous funding awarded

$500,000 from US Department of Energy’s Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant (EECBG) and $100,000 of local matching funds

 

RFP release date

March 2013

 

Projected cost savings

Pilot projects show 62% reduction in electricity consumption.

 

Total number of streetlights

9,600

 

Annual streetlight costs 

$940,000 for electricity

$203,000 for maintenance

 

RFP

Bid document available here