old and inefficient mercury vapour street lights were switched to modern energy efficient LED technology in the City of Greater Dandenong over a period of 12 months.
will be saved over a 20-year period through reduced energy and maintenance costs as a result of the switch over.
reduction in CO2 emissions per year or 39,484 tonnes over the next 20 years.
payback period of the project.
partners involved in the project - the Australian Government’s Community Energy Efficiency Program, United Energy and local Hallam-based installation company Eastern Tree Services (ETS). United Energy will continue to maintain the new lights throughout the municipality.