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IAC Assessment: UM0484
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IAC Assessment: UM0484
IAC Center University of Michigan
Assessment Year 2017
Principal Product Steel framed hospitality seating
NAICS 337127 - Institutional Furniture Manufacturing
SIC 2531 - Public Building & Related Furniture
Sales $65,000,000
# of Employees 292
Plant Area (Sq.Ft.) 226,000
Annual Production 392,586 Pieces
Production Hrs. Annual 5,000
Location (State) MI
Source Yearly Cost Usage Unit Unit Cost
Electricity Usage $185,301 3,487,469 kWh $0.05
Electricity Demand $162,958 8,446 kW-months/year $19.29
Natural Gas $148,213 25,696 MMBtu $5.77
TOTAL ENERGY COSTS $496,472
RECOMMENDED SAVINGS* $32,511 *Non-energy impacts
included in savings.
See recommendations below
IMPLEMENTED SAVINGS* -
#|Description Savings
Cost
Status Electricity Usage Natural Gas Electricity Usage Natural Gas
$ kWh $ MMBtu
01: 2.4239 ELIMINATE OR REDUCE COMPRESSED AIR USAGE Savings:
$4,743
Cost:
$3,000
$4,743 89,484 - - $4,743
89,484
kWh
-
-
MMBtu
02: 2.4322 USE OR REPLACE WITH ENERGY EFFICIENT SUBSTITUTES Savings:
$3,643
Cost:
$5,000
$3,643 68,731 - - $3,643
68,731
kWh
-
-
MMBtu
03: 2.4146 USE ADJUSTABLE FREQUENCY DRIVE OR MULTIPLE SPEED MOTORS ON EXISTING SYSTEM Savings:
$21,737
Cost:
$20,000
$21,737 410,135 - - $21,737
410,135
kWh
-
-
MMBtu
04: 2.2414 USE WASTE HEAT FROM HOT FLUE GASES TO PREHEAT Savings:
$989
Cost:
$3,700
- - $989 171 -
-
kWh
$989
171
MMBtu
05: 2.7447 INSTALL VINYL STRIP / HIGH SPEED / AIR CURTAIN DOORS Savings:
$1,399
Cost:
$325
- - $1,399 242 -
-
kWh
$1,399
242
MMBtu
TOTAL RECOMMENDED Savings:
$32,511
Cost:
$32,025
$30,123 568,350 $2,388 413 $30,123
568,350
kWh
$2,388
413
MMBtu
TOTAL IMPLEMENTED Savings:
-
Cost:
-
- - - - -
-
kWh
-
-
MMBtu
Savings
Cost
$ kWh $ MMBtu
Electricity Usage Natural Gas Electricity Usage Natural Gas