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IAC Assessment: MA0682
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IAC Assessment: MA0682
IAC Center University of Massachusetts
Assessment Year 2011
Principal Product Braided PTFE Hoses
NAICS 326220 - Rubber and Plastics Hoses and Belting Manufacturing
SIC 3052 - Rubber & Plastics Hose & Belting
Sales $80,000,000
# of Employees 125
Plant Area (Sq.Ft.) 110,000
Annual Production 11,000 Thousand Feet
Production Hrs. Annual 6,732
Location (State) MA
Source Yearly Cost Usage Unit Unit Cost
Electricity Usage $659,370 5,936,448 kWh $0.11
Electricity Demand $89,391 12,614 kW-months/year $7.09
Electricity Fees $42,873 - $ -
Natural Gas $267,331 26,677 MMBtu $10.02
TOTAL ENERGY COSTS $1,058,965
RECOMMENDED SAVINGS* $83,174 *Non-energy impacts
included in savings.
See recommendations below
IMPLEMENTED SAVINGS* $28,770
#|Description Savings
Cost
Status Electricity Usage Natural Gas Administrative Changes Electricity Usage Natural Gas Administrative Changes
$ kWh $ MMBtu $ $
01: 2.2426 USE WASTE HEAT FROM FLUE GASES TO HEAT SPACE CONDITIONING AIR Savings:
$29,366
Cost:
$91,950
$(-2,568) (-24,226) $31,934 3,243 - - $(-2,568)
(-24,226)
kWh
$31,934
3,243
MMBtu
-
-
$
02: 2.1311 REPLACE ELECTRICALLY-OPERATED EQUIPMENT WITH FOSSIL FUEL EQUIPMENT Savings:
$25,038
Cost:
$57,600
$39,926 376,658 $(-14,888) (-1,512) - - $39,926
376,658
kWh
$(-14,888)
(-1,512)
MMBtu
-
-
$
03: 2.8121 APPLY FOR TAX-FREE STATUS FOR ENERGY PURCHASES Savings:
$11,594
Cost:
-
- - - - $11,594 - -
-
kWh
-
-
MMBtu
$11,594
-
$
04: 2.7245 USE DIRECT AIR SUPPLY TO EXHAUST HOODS Savings:
$10,708
Cost:
$29,760
$(-2,566) (-24,566) $13,274 1,348 - - $(-2,566)
(-24,566)
kWh
$13,274
1,348
MMBtu
-
-
$
05: 2.4239 ELIMINATE OR REDUCE COMPRESSED AIR USAGE Savings:
$6,468
Cost:
$7,325
$6,468 61,020 - - - - $6,468
61,020
kWh
-
-
MMBtu
-
-
$
TOTAL RECOMMENDED Savings:
$83,174
Cost:
$186,635
$41,260 388,886 $30,320 3,079 $11,594 - $41,260
388,886
kWh
$30,320
3,079
MMBtu
$11,594
-
$
TOTAL IMPLEMENTED Savings:
$28,770
Cost:
$37,085
$3,902 36,454 $13,274 1,348 $11,594 - $3,902
36,454
kWh
$13,274
1,348
MMBtu
$11,594
-
$
Savings
Cost
$ kWh $ MMBtu $ $
Electricity Usage Natural Gas Administrative Changes Electricity Usage Natural Gas Administrative Changes