Ipswich LED Street Lighting Retrofit Project

Last Modified: Tue Jul 12 2016 09:29:30 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 2,616
    traditional street lights were converted into energy efficient LED technology as part of the trial program. The council manages a total of 21,800 traditional street lights.
  • 11
    suburbs were part of the trial program: Leichhardt, One Mile, Wulkuraka, Sadliers Crossing, Coalfalls, Woodend, North Ipswich, Brassall, West Ipswich, Churchill and Yamanto.
  • 540,000 kWh
    resulting reduction in energy consumption per year across the project area.
  • 561 tonnes
    resulting reduction in carbon emissions being released into the atmosphere per year.
  • 1,363 tonnes
    of carbon dioxide equivalent released into the atmosphere on account of street lighting in Ipswich before the start of the retrofit program.