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IAC Assessment: GT0818
IAC Center Georgia Institute of Technology
Assessment Year 2006
Principal Product Vinyl Coated Mesh Fabric
NAICS 313320 - Fabric Coating Mills
SIC 2295 - Coated Fabrics, Not Rubberized
Sales $5,000,000-$10,000,000
# of Employees 70
Plant Area (Sq.Ft.) 50,000
Annual Production 1,170 Thousand Feet
Production Hrs. Annual 8,720
Location (State) GA
Source Yearly Cost Usage Unit Unit Cost
Electricity Usage $41,495 1,212,960 kWh $0.03
Electricity Demand $36,072 2,666 kW-months/year $13.53
Natural Gas $164,926 10,459 MMBtu $15.77
TOTAL ENERGY COSTS $242,493
RECOMMENDED SAVINGS* $183,603 *Non-energy impacts
included in savings.
See recommendations below
IMPLEMENTED SAVINGS* $7,076
#|Description Savings
Cost
Status Electricity Usage Electricity Demand Natural Gas Administrative Changes Electricity Usage Electricity Demand Natural Gas Administrative Changes
$ kWh $ kW-months/year $ MMBtu $ $
01: 2.7142 UTILIZE HIGHER EFFICIENCY LAMPS AND/OR BALLASTS Savings:
$6,499
Cost:
$4,242
$4,037 118,033 $2,462 162 - - - - $4,037
118,033
kWh
$2,462
162
kW-months/year
-
-
MMBtu
-
-
$
02: 2.7142 UTILIZE HIGHER EFFICIENCY LAMPS AND/OR BALLASTS Savings:
$577
Cost:
$356
$358 10,464 $219 14 - - - - $358
10,464
kWh
$219
14
kW-months/year
-
-
MMBtu
-
-
$
03: 2.5113 USE DIRECT FLAME IMPINGEMENT OR INFRARED PROCESSING FOR CHAMBER TYPE HEATING Savings:
$71,569
Cost:
$250,000
$(-54,141) (-1,583,080) $(-39,216) (-2,580) $164,926 10,459 - - $(-54,141)
(-1,583,080)
kWh
$(-39,216)
(-2,580)
kW-months/year
$164,926
10,459
MMBtu
-
-
$
04: 2.8114 CHANGE RATE SCHEDULES OR OTHER CHANGES IN UTILITY SERVICE Savings:
$46,640
Cost:
$7,200
- - - - - - $46,640 - -
-
kWh
-
-
kW-months/year
-
-
MMBtu
$46,640
-
$
05: 2.1113 REDUCE COMBUSTION AIR FLOW TO OPTIMUM Savings:
$37,004
Cost:
$3,300
- - - - $37,004 2,342 - - -
-
kWh
-
-
kW-months/year
$37,004
2,342
MMBtu
-
-
$
06: 2.2414 USE WASTE HEAT FROM HOT FLUE GASES TO PREHEAT Savings:
$21,314
Cost:
$7,500
- - - - $21,314 1,349 - - -
-
kWh
-
-
kW-months/year
$21,314
1,349
MMBtu
-
-
$
TOTAL RECOMMENDED Savings:
$183,603
Cost:
$272,598
$(-49,746) (-1,454,583) $(-36,535) (-2,404) $223,244 14,150 $46,640 - $(-49,746)
(-1,454,583)
kWh
$(-36,535)
(-2,404)
kW-months/year
$223,244
14,150
MMBtu
$46,640
-
$
TOTAL IMPLEMENTED Savings:
$7,076
Cost:
$4,598
$4,395 128,497 $2,681 176 - - - - $4,395
128,497
kWh
$2,681
176
kW-months/year
-
-
MMBtu
-
-
$
Savings
Cost
$ kWh $ kW-months/year $ MMBtu $ $
Electricity Usage Electricity Demand Natural Gas Administrative Changes Electricity Usage Electricity Demand Natural Gas Administrative Changes