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All Telangana Towns to go LED street lights

All Telangana Towns to go LED streetlights, in Hyderabad all street lights replace with LED street lights. and also Telangana major towns.

The pilot done by GHMC has been successful and has led to considerable saving of electricity. Streets connecting Madina and Falaknuma and the stretch from the near HICC, as well as its surrounding areas are already replaced by new LED streetlights.

As a pilot project, the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation replaced 748 conventional bulbs with LEDs. Two stretches were selected by the civic body in the West and South Zones for LED installation. On the Hitec City-Kothaguda Road stretch, 289 bulbs were replaced. Bulbs on the Chandrya-ngutta-Nayapool stretch too were replaced with LED lights.

LED streetlights at the Cyber Towers junction
LED streetlights at the Cyber Towers junction

According to the GHMC authorities, LED lights are energy efficient and can reduce total energy consumption by 65-67 per cent. Maintenance costs are also reduced due to the longer life of LEDs ( 50,000 hours).GHMC’s annual expenditure for the street lights is Rs 190.84 Cr.

GHMC limits have 340,941 streetlights which consume around 58.75 MW of power.

LED Street lighting plan Towns

Karimnagar, Nizamabad, Ramagundam, Warangal, Khammam, Siddipet, Sircilla, Mahbubnagar, Mancheriyal, Gajwel, Tandur and Nalgonda.

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