468 subway stations service 4.5 million riders on an average weekday, which means approximately 1.4 billion riders per year.Twenty-six routes carry riders over 660 miles of track each day.
How much electrical power is required? Enough to light the city of Buffalo, New York for an entire year.
Looking closely at the photograph, a vertical beam of blue light is in the background-”Tribute in Light” (Photograph taken September 11, 2004.)
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From Manhattan Nights-Lighting The Darkness