WORCESTER, Mass., Dec. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Access Fixtures post top LED retrofit lamps for decorative street lighting and antique street lighting are now available at a significantly reduced price. This enables municipalities and property managers to easily retrofit antique street lights from HID sources to energy-efficient, long-lasting LED. The reduced prices are available for the 45w Post Top LED Retrofit and 30w Post Top LED Retrofit. Access Fixtures LED post-top retrofits are self-ballasted for easy installation. To retrofit the luminaire, remove the ballast, direct wire the socket, and screw the new LED post-top retrofit into the existing socket.

“Advancements in LED technology enable property managers to choose LED for antique and decorative street lighting at a more affordable price while achieving superior light output and efficacy,” said Access Fixtures CEO, Steven Rothschild. “Access Fixtures post-top LED retrofit enables property managers and electrical contractors to rapidly and inexpensively update their existing decorative and antique street lighting to class-leading LED.”

Access Fixtures LED post-top retrofits to replace existing metal halide and high-pressure sodium lamps and ballasts. Compared to a 150w high-pressure sodium lamp and ballast which uses 188 watts, the 45w LED lamp emits more light and reduces energy use by 76%. Based on the use of 12 hours a day, seven days a week, and an energy cost of $0.15/kWh, energy savings would be approximately$94 a year per luminaire. The post-top LED retrofits are rated for 60,000 hours, which also significantly reduces maintenance costs associated with HID lamps and ballast replacement.

About Access Fixtures
Access Fixtures is your source for high-performance lighting solutions. Specializing in factory­-direct commercial, industrial, hospitality, and sports lighting, Access Fixtures offers luminaires and packages including wall packs, area lights, bollard lights, garage lighters, vandal-­resistant lights, exit and emergency lights, high bays, low bays, vapor-tight luminaires. For more information, visit Access Fixtures at www.accessfixtures.com.