Gallery: Mexico Announces Largest LED Streetlight Project in Latin Amer...

 

LED lights are coming to Mexico in a big way — Quintana Roo’s Estate Governor Félix González Canto recently announced during the UN climate change conference in Cancun that the municipality of Othón Blanco will replace 25,507 streetlights with energy-efficient LED versions. The announcement, which was made in conjunction with GE (all light bulbs will be GE Evolve LED cobrahead street lights), marks the largest LED street lighting project in Latin America.

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  1. bestlightingbuy staff December 2, 2011 at 2:27 am

    In China, the outdoor street lighting represents about 30% of total illumination electricity consumption, if replace the current street lamps to more energy saving LED street lighting products, we can save a lot of energy too.

  2. usledsupply staff January 12, 2011 at 5:09 pm

    And, unlike the northern US, they probably won’t have problems with the snow/ice freezing onto them!

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