Streetlights along Lynnwood Road in the Planters Walk neighborhood in Knightdale, N.C., on Monday, May 2, 2016, have been switched from fluorescent bulbs to LED, or light emitting diode, lights. The town and Duke Energy are working to switch all Duke streetlights in town to LEDs, which are more expensive than standard lights but are much more efficient and last much longer.
Streetlights along Lynnwood Road in the Planters Walk neighborhood in Knightdale, N.C., on Monday, May 2, 2016, have been switched from fluorescent bulbs to LED, or light emitting diode, lights. The town and Duke Energy are working to switch all Duke streetlights in town to LEDs, which are more expensive than standard lights but are much more efficient and last much longer. Matt Goad mgoad@newsobserver.com
Streetlights along Lynnwood Road in the Planters Walk neighborhood in Knightdale, N.C., on Monday, May 2, 2016, have been switched from fluorescent bulbs to LED, or light emitting diode, lights. The town and Duke Energy are working to switch all Duke streetlights in town to LEDs, which are more expensive than standard lights but are much more efficient and last much longer. Matt Goad mgoad@newsobserver.com

Knightdale, Duke work together to update streetlights with LEDs

May 24, 2016 2:03 PM