Karl RourkeService Manager Street Lighting, Traffic Signals and CCTV, East Riding of Yorkshire Council
I joined East Riding of Yorkshire Council as a Lighting Engineer in 2010 from a background of private sector emergency lighting. I have overseen an eight-year £8m energy reduction programme and three-year £12m column replacement programme.
I became service manager in 2021 and am now overseeing a further £2m energy reduction investment, involved in our smart counties program and project manager for our Live Labs program with a view to decarbonising the highway visual environment.
My Speaker Sessions
Wednesday 07 June 2023
Live Labs 2: A future lighting testbed
- A systems-based examination of the future of lighting for local roads to determine what assets are needed for our future networks and how they can be further decarbonised across their lifecycle