Brimbank's Efficient Streetlight upgrade project

Last Modified: Tue Sep 13 2016 21:05:14 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 11,600
    mercury vapour, metal halide and compact fluorescent street lights replaced with the latest LED technology as part of the Powering Down project.
  • 3.5 million kWh
    annual reduction in electricity consumption.
  • $10 million
    savings due to reduction in consumption as well as maintenance costs over the 20-year lifespan of the lights.
  • 3,800 tonnes
    annual reduction in CO2 emissions.
  • $7 million
    overall cost of the project. Council obtained $3.5 million in funding from the Australian Government, with the remainder funded by Council.
  • 3 years
    duration of the project.