Walnut Creek, California, USA

Population

65,384

 

Initiative

Replaced about 180 existing 100 watt – 250 watt HPS streetlights with LED streetlights

 

Fixture installed

Beta LEDway, manufactured by Beta LED, a division of Ruud Lighting using Pacific Gas & Electric turnkey program.

 

Future initiatives

Discussion of future installations possibly located on California Blvd. and Mt. Diablo Blvd.

 

Funding sources

Department of Energy – Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant and City of Walnut Creek general funds

 

Project location

Ignacio Valley Blvd.

 

Total number of streetlights

6,000 (4,000 owned by Pacific Gas & Electric and 2,000  owned by city)