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IAC Assessment: CO0626
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IAC Assessment: CO0626
IAC Center Colorado State University
Assessment Year 2009
Principal Product Solar Panels and Equipment
NAICS 334413 - Semiconductor and Related Device Manufacturing
SIC 3674 - Semiconductors And Related Devices
Sales $75,000,000
# of Employees 300
Plant Area (Sq.Ft.) 200,000
Annual Production 100,000 Pieces
Production Hrs. Annual 8,760
Location (State) NM
Source Yearly Cost Usage Unit Unit Cost
Electricity Usage $404,360 9,167,002 kWh $0.04
Electricity Demand $234,804 20,593 kW-months/year $11.40
Electricity Fees $74,485 - $ -
Natural Gas $14,334 2,410 MMBtu $5.95
TOTAL ENERGY COSTS $727,983
RECOMMENDED SAVINGS* $64,380 *Non-energy impacts
included in savings.
See recommendations below
IMPLEMENTED SAVINGS* $46,520
#|Description Savings
Cost
Status Electricity Usage Electricity Demand Personnel Changes Administrative Changes Ancillary Material Cost Electricity Usage Electricity Demand Personnel Changes Administrative Changes Ancillary Material Cost
$ kWh $ kW-months/year $ $ $ $ $ $
01: 2.7142 UTILIZE HIGHER EFFICIENCY LAMPS AND/OR BALLASTS Savings:
$46,520
Cost:
$7,500
$33,180 779,400 $13,750 1,055 $50 - - - $(-460) - $33,180
779,400
kWh
$13,750
1,055
kW-months/year
$50
-
$
-
-
$
$(-460)
-
$
02: 2.3191 USE DEMAND CONTROLLER OR LOAD SHEDDER Savings:
$7,900
Cost:
-
- - - - - - $7,900 - - - -
-
kWh
-
-
kW-months/year
-
-
$
$7,900
-
$
-
-
$
03: 2.9114 USE SOLAR HEAT TO MAKE ELECTRICTY Savings:
$5,100
Cost:
$45,500
$1,230 21,800 $1,040 80 - - $2,830 - - - $1,230
21,800
kWh
$1,040
80
kW-months/year
-
-
$
$2,830
-
$
-
-
$
04: 2.7134 USE PHOTOCELL CONTROLS Savings:
$2,350
Cost:
$620
$1,060 21,200 $1,090 84 $130 - - - $70 - $1,060
21,200
kWh
$1,090
84
kW-months/year
$130
-
$
-
-
$
$70
-
$
05: 2.7111 REDUCE ILLUMINATION TO MINIMUM NECESSARY LEVELS Savings:
$2,140
Cost:
$360
$1,180 24,100 $860 66 $40 - - - $60 - $1,180
24,100
kWh
$860
66
kW-months/year
$40
-
$
-
-
$
$60
-
$
06: 2.6211 CONSERVE ENERGY BY EFFICIENT USE OF VENDING MACHINES Savings:
$370
Cost:
$780
$320 7,400 $50 4 - - - - - - $320
7,400
kWh
$50
4
kW-months/year
-
-
$
-
-
$
-
-
$
TOTAL RECOMMENDED Savings:
$64,380
Cost:
$54,760
$36,970 853,900 $16,790 1,289 $220 - $10,730 - $(-330) - $36,970
853,900
kWh
$16,790
1,289
kW-months/year
$220
-
$
$10,730
-
$
$(-330)
-
$
TOTAL IMPLEMENTED Savings:
$46,520
Cost:
$7,500
$33,180 779,400 $13,750 1,055 $50 - - - $(-460) - $33,180
779,400
kWh
$13,750
1,055
kW-months/year
$50
-
$
-
-
$
$(-460)
-
$
Savings
Cost
$ kWh $ kW-months/year $ $ $ $ $ $
Electricity Usage Electricity Demand Personnel Changes Administrative Changes Ancillary Material Cost Electricity Usage Electricity Demand Personnel Changes Administrative Changes Ancillary Material Cost