Replace approximately 1,000 existing 150 watt and lower HPS streetlights located in District alleys as part of Phase 1 energy efficient lighting.
LED fixture chosen for installation
LS-2 manufactured by Lighting Science Group
District Department of Transportation (DDOT) is beginning Phase 2 of a Smart Lighting Study legislated by the Council of the District of Columbia Council. Phase 2 will test 150 watt and higher sample LED fixtures in lab settings and on the street. Includes roadway and decorative pedestrian lighting.
Long term initiatives
The D.C. Action Agenda has a core goal of sustainable streets and the long term goals is to replace all District streetlights with LEDs, depending on availability of funding
American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA)
$16 million annually (includes other electrical assets)
Total number of streetlights