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IAC Assessment: UA0259
IAC Center University of Alabama
Assessment Year 2022
Principal Product Plywood
NAICS 321212 - Softwood Veneer and Plywood Manufacturing
SIC 2436 - Softwood Veneer And Plywood
Sales $10,000,000-$50,000,000
# of Employees 140
Plant Area (Sq.Ft.) 360,000
Annual Production 1,333,333 Units
Production Hrs. Annual 8,400
Location (State) MS
Source Yearly Cost Usage Unit Unit Cost
Electricity Usage $2,473,143 66,298,576 kWh $0.04
Electricity Demand $1,256,499 102,512 kW-months/year $12.26
Electricity Fees $114,250 - $ -
Natural Gas $275,638 52,157 MMBtu $5.28
Other Energy $2,990,000 943,000 MMBtu $3.17
TOTAL ENERGY COSTS $7,109,530
RECOMMENDED SAVINGS* $405,607 *Non-energy impacts
included in savings.
See recommendations below
IMPLEMENTED SAVINGS* -
#|Description Savings
Cost
Status Electricity Usage Electricity Demand Electricity Fees Other Energy Electricity Usage Electricity Demand Electricity Fees Other Energy
$ kWh $ kW-months/year $ $ $ MMBtu
01: 2.4239 ELIMINATE OR REDUCE COMPRESSED AIR USAGE Savings:
$27,827
Cost:
$1,000
$17,791 476,975 $9,210 751 $826 - - - $17,791
476,975
kWh
$9,210
751
kW-months/year
$826
-
$
-
-
MMBtu
02: 2.4324 REPLACE HYDRAULIC / PNEUMATIC EQUIPMENT WITH ELECTRIC EQUIPMENT Savings:
$2,057
Cost:
$2,063
$1,996 53,506 - - $61 - - - $1,996
53,506
kWh
-
-
kW-months/year
$61
-
$
-
-
MMBtu
03: 2.2449 RECOVER HEAT FROM EXHAUSTED STEAM, HOT AIR OR HOT WATER Savings:
$100,047
Cost:
$47,295
- - - - - - $100,047 31,553 -
-
kWh
-
-
kW-months/year
-
-
$
$100,047
31,553
MMBtu
04: 2.3412 USE WASTE HEAT TO PRODUCE STEAM TO DRIVE A STEAM TURBINE-GENERATOR Savings:
$225,594
Cost:
$969,631
$137,936 3,698,026 $80,960 6,604 $6,698 - - - $137,936
3,698,026
kWh
$80,960
6,604
kW-months/year
$6,698
-
$
-
-
MMBtu
05: 2.3212 OPTIMIZE PLANT POWER FACTOR Savings:
$50,082
Cost:
$26,090
- - - - $50,082 - - - -
-
kWh
-
-
kW-months/year
$50,082
-
$
-
-
MMBtu
TOTAL RECOMMENDED Savings:
$405,607
Cost:
$1,046,079
$157,723 4,228,507 $90,170 7,355 $57,667 - $100,047 31,553 $157,723
4,228,507
kWh
$90,170
7,355
kW-months/year
$57,667
-
$
$100,047
31,553
MMBtu
TOTAL IMPLEMENTED Savings:
-
Cost:
-
- - - - - - - - -
-
kWh
-
-
kW-months/year
-
-
$
-
-
MMBtu
Savings
Cost
$ kWh $ kW-months/year $ $ $ MMBtu
Electricity Usage Electricity Demand Electricity Fees Other Energy Electricity Usage Electricity Demand Electricity Fees Other Energy