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IAC Assessment: GT0927
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IAC Assessment: GT0927
IAC Center Georgia Institute of Technology
Assessment Year 2019
Principal Product Fire Retardant Additives
NAICS 327992 - Ground or Treated Mineral and Earth Manufacturing
SIC 3295 - Minerals, Ground Or Treated
Sales $65,000,000
# of Employees 85
Plant Area (Sq.Ft.) 144,000
Annual Production 123,426 Tons
Production Hrs. Annual 8,760
Location (State) GA
Source Yearly Cost Usage Unit Unit Cost
Electricity Usage $1,590,231 27,821,968 kWh $0.06
Natural Gas $544,739 132,533 MMBtu $4.11
TOTAL ENERGY COSTS $2,134,970
RECOMMENDED SAVINGS* $451,707 *Non-energy impacts
included in savings.
See recommendations below
IMPLEMENTED SAVINGS* $81,198
#|Description Savings
Cost
Status Electricity Usage Natural Gas Electricity Usage Natural Gas
$ kWh $ MMBtu
01: 2.7135 INSTALL OCCUPANCY SENSORS Savings:
$32,534
Cost:
$4,145
$32,534 570,765 - - $32,534
570,765
kWh
-
-
MMBtu
02: 2.4236 ELIMINATE LEAKS IN INERT GAS AND COMPRESSED AIR LINES/ VALVES Savings:
$7,930
Cost:
$2,500
$7,930 139,131 - - $7,930
139,131
kWh
-
-
MMBtu
03: 2.7142 UTILIZE HIGHER EFFICIENCY LAMPS AND/OR BALLASTS Savings:
$35,382
Cost:
$27,983
$35,382 620,734 - - $35,382
620,734
kWh
-
-
MMBtu
04: 2.2511 INSULATE BARE EQUIPMENT Savings:
$5,352
Cost:
$6,398
- - $5,352 1,302 -
-
kWh
$5,352
1,302
MMBtu
05: 2.3417 USE WASTE HEAT WITH A CLOSED-CYCLE GAS TURBINE-GENERATOR SET TO COGENERATE ELECTRICITY AND HEAT Savings:
$308,141
Cost:
$1,725,000
$456,000 8,000,000 $(-147,859) (-35,975) $456,000
8,000,000
kWh
$(-147,859)
(-35,975)
MMBtu
06: 2.9114 USE SOLAR HEAT TO MAKE ELECTRICTY Savings:
$62,369
Cost:
$548,847
$62,369 1,091,187 - - $62,369
1,091,187
kWh
-
-
MMBtu
TOTAL RECOMMENDED Savings:
$451,707
Cost:
$2,314,873
$594,215 10,421,817 $(-142,508) (-34,673) $594,215
10,421,817
kWh
$(-142,508)
(-34,673)
MMBtu
TOTAL IMPLEMENTED Savings:
$81,198
Cost:
$41,026
$75,846 1,330,630 $5,352 1,302 $75,846
1,330,630
kWh
$5,352
1,302
MMBtu
Savings
Cost
$ kWh $ MMBtu
Electricity Usage Natural Gas Electricity Usage Natural Gas