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IAC Assessment: LE0497
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IAC Assessment: LE0497
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IAC Center Lehigh University
Assessment Year
Principal Product Cabinets and Enclosures
NAICS 332999 - All Other Miscellaneous Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing
SIC 3499 - Fabricated Metal Products, Nec
Sales $20,000,000
# of Employees 20
Plant Area (Sq.Ft.) 87,000
Annual Production 6,000 Units
Production Hrs. Annual 4,160
Location (State) NY
Source Yearly Cost Usage Unit Unit Cost
Electricity Usage $206,927 1,441,124 kWh $0.14
Electricity Demand $44,668 3,153 kW/month $14.17
Electricity Fees $5,335 - $ -
Natural Gas $77,549 8,653 MMBtu $8.96
TOTAL ENERGY COSTS $334,479
RECOMMENDED SAVINGS* $50,941 *Non-energy impacts
included in savings.
See recommendations below
IMPLEMENTED SAVINGS* -
#|Description Savings
Cost
Status Electricity Usage Electricity Demand Natural Gas Electricity Usage Electricity Demand Natural Gas
$ kWh $ kW/month $ MMBtu
01: 2.4236 ELIMINATE LEAKS IN INERT GAS AND COMPRESSED AIR LINES/ VALVES Savings:
$7,793
Cost:
$4,200
$3,174 22,040 $4,619 326 - - $3,174
22,040
kWh
$4,619
326
kW/month
-
-
MMBtu
02: 2.6212 TURN OFF EQUIPMENT DURING BREAKS, REDUCE OPERATING TIME Savings:
$13,727
Cost:
$10,000
$8,626 59,904 $5,101 360 - - $8,626
59,904
kWh
$5,101
360
kW/month
-
-
MMBtu
03: 2.7232 REPLACE EXISTING HVAC UNIT WITH HIGH EFFICIENCY MODEL Savings:
$21,231
Cost:
$32,000
$16,711 116,052 $4,520 319 - - $16,711
116,052
kWh
$4,520
319
kW/month
-
-
MMBtu
04: 2.7263 LOWER COMPRESSOR PRESSURE THROUGH A/C SYSTEM MODIFICATION Savings:
$2,905
Cost:
$5,000
$2,267 15,744 $638 45 - - $2,267
15,744
kWh
$638
45
kW/month
-
-
MMBtu
05: 2.7233 USE PROPERLY DESIGNED AND SIZED HVAC EQUIPMENT Savings:
$1,765
Cost:
$4,600
- - - - $1,765 197 -
-
kWh
-
-
kW/month
$1,765
197
MMBtu
06: 2.2523 REDUCE INFILTRATION TO REFRIGERATED AREAS; ISOLATE HOT EQUIPMENT FROM REFRIGERATED AREAS Savings:
$3,520
Cost:
$13,000
$(-42) (-291) $(-156) (-11) $3,718 415 $(-42)
(-291)
kWh
$(-156)
(-11)
kW/month
$3,718
415
MMBtu
TOTAL RECOMMENDED Savings:
$50,941
Cost:
$68,800
$30,736 213,449 $14,722 1,039 $5,483 612 $30,736
213,449
kWh
$14,722
1,039
kW/month
$5,483
612
MMBtu
TOTAL IMPLEMENTED Savings:
-
Cost:
-
- - - - - - -
-
kWh
-
-
kW/month
-
-
MMBtu
Savings
Cost
$ kWh $ kW/month $ MMBtu
Electricity Usage Electricity Demand Natural Gas Electricity Usage Electricity Demand Natural Gas