My Bakersfield

LED Streetlight Conversion

Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) and the city of Bakersfield have upgraded nearly 13,000 city-owned streetlight fixtures with new energy-efficient, light-emitting diode (LED) lights.

Benefits of the LED lights include:

  • More direct and natural light
  • Improvements to public safety
  • More even light
  • Fewer dark spots
  • Less glare
  • Greater visibility
  • 50-75% reduction in energy use
  • Four times the bulb lifespan

Click here to read the joint press release from the City of Bakersfield and PG&E.



The project is funded with a no-interest loan offered by PG&E to municipal customers who invest in energy efficiency projects.
Click here or on the map below for updates from PG&E on which lights have changed.

LED Conversion Map