Public lighting for Alberobello

Alberobello, 26th june 2018

We have signed a nine-years agreement with the Municipality of Alberobello for the renewal and efficiency of the public lighting network.

The project includes:

  • Luminaires replacement with high efficiency LED technology.
  • Replacement and adjustment of obsolete electrical panels.
  • Supports replacement.
  • Remote Control Systems installation.
  • Distribution power lines reconstruction.
  • Street light points installation.

The estimated annual saving for Alberobello is about 1,230,000 kWh, equal to about 66% of the current energy consumption.

 

"For our municipality, the agreement with ENGIE is a decisive turning point in the public lighting service and will result in a reduction in the cost of management and the substantial modernization of the energy network. ENGIE will make investments that will concern energy requalification, extraordinary maintenance, technological adaptation of the network.

ENGIE is already carrying out maintenance work in the marked areas and will operate in agreement with the Archaeological Superintendence of Fine Arts and Landscape for the metropolitan city of Bari".

Michele Longo, mayor of Alberobello.

 

"We are thrilled to collaborate with the City of Alberobello and to help the local administration to reduce the environmental impact and to enhance the architectural beauties of the city, unique in the world. We operate daily in 300 Italian municipalities managing more than 300,000 lighting points of forward-looking administrations, such as Alberobello, which have decided to implement innovative and sustainable projects that can improve people's lives and contribute to harmonious progress, which can reconcile the need for the development of society with the resources available on the planet".

Fabrizio Di Battista, Director of the Adriatic-South Area of ​​ENGIE Italia.

 

In Puglia ENGIE is at the side of over 40 Municipalities that have undertaken, like Alberobello, virtuous projects of energy efficiency. Among these: the Municipality of Bari, the Municipality of Manfredonia, the Municipality of Modugno, the Municipality of Cerignola, the Municipality of Monopoli, the Municipality of Fasano and the Municipality of Castellana Grotte.