FOI Disclosure Log

Customer Request Details

19 November 2018

  1. Are you the local authority responsible for streetlights in your area? (If no, please go directly to question 7)

 

  1. Have you, or are you in the process of changing your streetlights to LED lighting? If so, please can you tell me how many lights or the percentage of lights which are now LED.

 

  1. If you have or are changing your streetlights to LEDs can you give estimates for:
  1. the amount of CO2 saved annually compared to the old lighting
  2. the amount of money saved annually compared to the old lighting

 

  1. If you have not changed your lighting to LEDs please can you say what the main barriers (eg, cost) are to doing so.

 

  1. Do you operate a system of either dimming or switching off streetlights for some of the hours of darkness? If so, please give details (times/percentage of lights etc)

 

  1. If you operate such a system, can you give estimates for:
  1. The amount of CO2 saved annually from the system
  2. The amount of money saved annually from the system.

 

  1. How many street light electric vehicle charging points are there in your area?


East Herts Council Response

19 November 2018

Thank you for your request for information, this has now been processed and the information that we hold is enclosed.

  1. Are you the local authority responsible for streetlights in your area? (If no, please go directly to question 7)NO

 

  1. Have you, or are you in the process of changing your streetlights to LED lighting? If so, please can you tell me how many lights or the percentage of lights which are now LED.

 

  1. If you have or are changing your streetlights to LEDs can you give estimates for:
  1. the amount of CO2 saved annually compared to the old lighting
  2. the amount of money saved annually compared to the old lighting

 

  1. If you have not changed your lighting to LEDs please can you say what the main barriers (eg, cost) are to doing so.

 

  1. Do you operate a system of either dimming or switching off streetlights for some of the hours of darkness? If so, please give details (times/percentage of lights etc)

 

  1. If you operate such a system, can you give estimates for:
  1. The amount of CO2 saved annually from the system
  2. The amount of money saved annually from the system.

 

  1. How many street light electric vehicle charging points are there in your area? Zero that are the responsibility of Eastherts council we hold no data relating to any that may be run by other entities

If you have any queries or complaint about the processing of your request please do not hesitate to contact me.

 

Alternatively for more information on the Freedom of Information Act contact the Information Commissioner at:

Information Commissioners Office
Wycliffe House
Water Lane
Wilmslow
Cheshire
SK9 5AF

Telephone 0303 123 1113

https://ico.org.uk/

 

It is important that you include the above FOI reference number on all correspondence related to this request.

 

Thank you for your request.