LED Traffic Light Incentive Program (Vermont)

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Summary

Last modified on May 23, 2011.

Financial Incentive Program

Place Vermont


Name LED Traffic Light Incentive Program
Incentive Type State Rebate Program
Applicable Sector Commercial, Industrial, Schools, Local Government, Institutional
Eligible Technologies Traffic Signals
Active Incentive No
Implementing Sector State/Territory
Energy Category Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs
Amount 40-70 per light




Equipment Requirements Energy Star approved; Meets Institute for Transportation Engineers Specification; UL-listed


Funding Source System Benefits Fund









Website http://www.efficiencyvermont.org/stella/filelib/LED%20Signal%20Incentive2006%20FINAL.pdf


References DSIRE[1]


Summary

Efficiency Vermont offers a rebate to almost any project site that upgrades its traffic signals to LED signals. LED traffic signals use 80% to 90% less energy than traditional signals and can last more than 12 times as long.

To qualify for the incentive or for additional details, complete the program application found at the website above. Signals owned by the state government or by the City of Burlington are not eligible for this incentive. For those signals not listed on the application, contact Efficiency Vermont directly to discuss a custom incentive. All equipment must be purchased and installed prior to completing an application.

  • Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.[1]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1  "Database of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency (DSIRE)"