Glendale becomes first in Arizona to replace streetlights with LED bulbs

Since Glendale only has 18,000 streetlights, they were able to join Phoenix’s order and get a reduced cost per unit.  They also were able to contract with AMERESCO, the contractor performing the change for Phoenix, to do the same in Glendale.

“It only takes about 10 minutes,” said Dennis Scanlon with AMERESCO.

Scanlon said advances in LED units make the installation much simpler, enabling contractors to change out the lights faster and more efficiently than in years past.

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