R.I. takes first step toward brighter future with energy-efficient streetlights

By ALEX KUFFNER Journal Staff Writer akuffner@providencejournal.com BURRILLVILLE, R.I. — After retrofitting 56 streetlights last year with high-efficiency bulbs, the Pascoag Utility District realized almost immediate savings. Energy costs dropped by $1,710 per year and, because the new bulbs last much longer than the old ones, maintenance costs went down by $2,535 per year. Those […]