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IAC Assessment: UL0145
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IAC Assessment: UL0145
IAC Center University of Louisville
Assessment Year 1995
Principal Product Plastic Tableware, Polyethylene Bags
NAICS n/a
SIC 2673 - Bags: Plastics, Laminated, & Coated
Sales $10,000,000-$50,000,000
# of Employees 120
Plant Area (Sq.Ft.) 172,000
Annual Production 30,000,000 Pounds
Production Hrs. Annual 8,232
Location (State) KY
Source Yearly Cost Usage Unit Unit Cost
Electricity Usage $312,968 11,537,222 kWh $0.03
Natural Gas $29,368 11,028 MMBtu $2.66
TOTAL ENERGY COSTS $342,336
RECOMMENDED SAVINGS* $68,519 *Non-energy impacts
included in savings.
See recommendations below
IMPLEMENTED SAVINGS* -
#|Description Savings
Cost
Status Electricity Usage Electricity Usage
$ kWh
01: 2.7142 UTILIZE HIGHER EFFICIENCY LAMPS AND/OR BALLASTS Savings:
$2,040
Cost:
$1,151
$2,040 45,135 $2,040
45,135
kWh
02: 2.4133 USE MOST EFFICIENT TYPE OF ELECTRIC MOTORS Savings:
$5,159
Cost:
$8,988
$5,159 114,009 $5,159
114,009
kWh
03: 2.3212 OPTIMIZE PLANT POWER FACTOR Savings:
$30,246
Cost:
$21,220
$30,246 - $30,246
-
kWh
04: 2.4221 INSTALL COMPRESSOR AIR INTAKES IN COOLEST LOCATIONS Savings:
$1,624
Cost:
$60
$1,624 43,669 $1,624
43,669
kWh
05: 2.4236 ELIMINATE LEAKS IN INERT GAS AND COMPRESSED AIR LINES/ VALVES Savings:
$29,450
Cost:
$60
$29,450 652,110 $29,450
652,110
kWh
TOTAL RECOMMENDED Savings:
$68,519
Cost:
$31,479
$68,519 854,923 $68,519
854,923
kWh
TOTAL IMPLEMENTED Savings:
-
Cost:
-
- - -
-
kWh
Savings
Cost
$ kWh
Electricity Usage Electricity Usage