Wrangell, Alaska, USA

Population

2,308

 

Initiative

Replace approximately 312 existing HPS and mercury vapor streetlights with LED streetlight fixtures. Invitation to Bid specifies the GE Evolve streetlight.

 

Pilot

Tested fixtures manufactured by BetaLED, GE, Leotek and Lighting Science Group

 

Energy cost savings

~ $19,000 annually
Streetlight budget

~ $43,000

 

Funding sources

Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant (EECBG); EECBG award for Wrangell Cooperative Association (Native

American population)

 

Funding awarded

~ $146,000 in combined grants

 

RFP

Bid documents available here.