Though 87 per cent of 40,000 street lights have already got LED units, the civic administration has achieved only 10 per cent savings on the power bills. While approving the project, 27 per cent saving on the power bill was assured.
In a project awarded to a private agency for installation of new LED street lights and replacement of old street lights, so far 35,700 LED street lights have been installed in the city. The operation and maintenance of the lights is to be done by the agency for 10 years.
The work of installation of LED street lights in zones 4, 5, 6 and 7 has been completed. In another one and a half months, the installation will be completed in zones 1, 2, 3, 8 and 9. Read More
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