Street lighting facts and figures

Key data about street lighting in Hampshire

Street lights

Including floodlights and highmasts

Other lights

  • 10,257
  • illuminated traffic signs
  • 409
  • mains powered school crossing lights
  • 2,188
  • subway/tunnel fittings

Illuminated traffic bollards

Pedestrian beacons

Switching regime

  • 35Lux on
  • 18Lux off

Mayflower remote management system

  • 154,049
  • Units under Mayflower control as at May 2016

Types of lamp

Dimming regimes

From 100% of power output, no dimming of signs, bollards, subways etc

Residential roads

  • 65%
  • 11.30pm to 5.30am
  • 45%
  • other times

Cosmopolis lamps

  • 40%
  • all night long

Main roads

  • 50%
  • 11.30pm to 5.30am
  • 25%
  • other times

Energy and emissions

Street lighting facts and figures | Roads and highways | Hampshire County Council gigawatt hours annual energy consumption 22.3 8,900 metric tonnes CO 2 annual emissions