City of Greater Dandenong LED Street Lighting Retrofit Project

Last Modified: Tue Sep 13 2016 21:03:58 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 5,320
    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.
  • $7.43 million
    will be saved over a 20-year period through reduced energy and maintenance costs as a result of the switch over.
  • 1,974 tonnes
    reduction in CO2 emissions per year or 39,484 tonnes over the next 20 years.
  • $1,704,237
    project cost.
  • 7 years
    payback period of the project.
  • 3
    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.