Florida

$250,000 of SEP Funds Enabled the City of St. Augustine to Install Efficient LED Lighting

$250,000
Amount awarded to replace outdated lighting in parking facilities

$50,000
Amount matched by St. Augustine for LED installations

50%
Reduction in monthly electricity use
$3,817
Monthly energy savings

 

 

In Florida, the State Energy Office awarded $250,000 to the City of St. Augustine to replace outdated high pressure sodium lighting fixtures with new energy efficient LEDs and motion sensing control systems in a historic downtown parking facility. Florida leveraged the SEP funds with $50,000 from the City of St Augustine. Through the installation of LED lighting, St. Augustine has reduced electricity use by approximately 50 percent, or $3,817 per month. Based on these savings, they will receive a total project payback in 6.5 years.

Contact Information for the Florida Energy Office