Council turns off Two Thirds of its street lamps to save 200,000 a year on power bills

Sep 18, 2008 Full story: Daily Mail

A cash-strapped council has been accused of recreating wartime blackouts after switching off most of its streetlights during the night.

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Matthew Hutchinson

UK

#1 Sep 30, 2008
Lights, my calcalations, see what you think, current bill 500k, they want to save the potential increase of 175k, by switching 2 out of 3 lights off, then they will save 66% so they will be in surplus of around 150k.

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