Town of Lompoc desires to assist residents and enterprise homeowners gentle up town with a festive however energy-conscious glow this vacation season.
For the third consecutive 12 months Lompoc is providing an LED Christmas gentle alternate program, urging neighborhood members to swap out previous, inefficient vacation gentle strings for brand spanking new LED vacation lights.
This system, which goals to help residents and companies in lowering power use and saving cash on utility payments, begins Wednesday, Nov. 1.
Changing conventional incandescent vacation lights with LEDs is a simple approach to maintain power payments low via the vacations, town stated.
LED vacation lights are exceptionally power environment friendly and use about 75% much less power than standard incandescent gentle strings, permitting as much as 20 strings to be linked with out overloading a wall socket, town stated.
LEDs are additionally cooler than incandescent lights and are made with epoxy lenses, lowering the danger of fireplace, burnt fingers and damaged lights through the holidays.
Beginning Nov. 1, Lompoc electrical utility clients could alternate as much as 5 previous vacation gentle strings for brand spanking new LED vacation lights at Lompoc Metropolis Corridor, 100 Civic Middle Plaza, throughout regular enterprise hours, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday via Friday, and each Friday at House Depot in Lompoc beginning 5-8 p.m. Nov. 3.
Members of the alternate program may even be entered right into a raffle for an opportunity to win LED Christmas yard decorations, a Christmas tree, in addition to different energy-conserving objects.
To take part within the alternate program, Lompoc utility clients should convey a present utility invoice, a photograph ID, and their previous vacation lights to Metropolis Corridor.
Clients are restricted to 5 new gentle string replacements per utility account. The substitute program is on a first-come, first-served foundation and shall be obtainable till Jan. 26, or whereas provides final.
There isn’t a price to utility clients to take part within the vacation gentle alternate program, as this system is funded by public profit sources gathered via a devoted, state-mandated 2.85 % cost utilized to electrical buyer revenues.
Direct questions on this system to the Lompoc Utility Conservation Division, 805-875-8252.