New York City set for LED switch by 2017


When you’re the city that never sleeps, it’s important to keep the lights on – but as well all know, leaving the lights on isn’t the epitome of energy efficiency. Which is why thew City of New York will be transitioning it’s street lights to more energy-friendly LEDs over the next four years.Speaking last week, New York mayor Michael Bloomberg outlined that a four-year timeframe for changing all of New York City’s staggering 250,000 streetlights to energy efficient LED bulbs.

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