Wellesley, Massachusetts, USA

Population

26,613

 

Initiative

Replace 400 existing 175 watt metal halide decorative post top streetlights with 40 watt equivalent Sylvania LED retrofit kit in 2011.

 

Previous installations

City installed 105 Sylvania LED retrofit kits on existing 175 watt metal halide streetlights in 2010.

 

Energy savings

Anticipate up to 50% reduction in energy consumption

 

 

Total number of streetlights

~3,975 owned and maintained by Municipal Light Plant

 

Energy Provider

Wellesley Municipal Light Plant