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IAC Center West Virginia University
Assessment Year 2013
Principal Product electronic connectors and cables
NAICS 334417 - Electronic Connector Manufacturing
SIC 3678 - Electronic Connectors
Sales $12,000,000
# of Employees 230
Plant Area (Sq.Ft.) 126,000
Annual Production 200,000 Units
Production Hrs. Annual 2,288
Location (State) OH
Source Yearly Cost Usage Unit Unit Cost
Electricity Usage $102,536 1,098,885 kWh $0.09
Electricity Demand $36,714 4,979 kW-months/year $7.37
Natural Gas $40,446 5,221 MMBtu $7.75
TOTAL ENERGY COSTS $179,696
RECOMMENDED SAVINGS* $39,352 *Non-energy impacts
included in savings.
See recommendations below
IMPLEMENTED SAVINGS* $30,643
#|Description Savings
Cost
Status Electricity Usage Electricity Demand Natural Gas Administrative Changes Electricity Usage Electricity Demand Natural Gas Administrative Changes
$ kWh $ kW-months/year $ MMBtu $ $
01: 2.7142 UTILIZE HIGHER EFFICIENCY LAMPS AND/OR BALLASTS Savings:
$15,046
Cost:
$26,555
$10,801 115,768 $4,245 576 - - - - $10,801
115,768
kWh
$4,245
576
kW-months/year
-
-
MMBtu
-
-
$
02: 2.7261 INSTALL TIMERS AND/OR THERMOSTATS Savings:
$13,346
Cost:
$4,200
- - - - $13,346 1,722 - - -
-
kWh
-
-
kW-months/year
$13,346
1,722
MMBtu
-
-
$
03: 2.8112 COMBINE UTILITY METERS Savings:
$3,940
Cost:
$1,800
- - - - - - $3,940 - -
-
kWh
-
-
kW-months/year
-
-
MMBtu
$3,940
-
$
04: 2.3131 RESCHEDULE PLANT OPERATIONS OR REDUCE LOAD TO AVOID PEAKS Savings:
$2,749
Cost:
$5,400
- - $2,749 373 - - - - -
-
kWh
$2,749
373
kW-months/year
-
-
MMBtu
-
-
$
05: 2.2437 RECOVER WASTE HEAT FROM EQUIPMENT Savings:
$845
Cost:
$1,940
- - - - $845 109 - - -
-
kWh
-
-
kW-months/year
$845
109
MMBtu
-
-
$
06: 2.7142 UTILIZE HIGHER EFFICIENCY LAMPS AND/OR BALLASTS Savings:
$756
Cost:
$3,667
$756 8,103 - - - - - - $756
8,103
kWh
-
-
kW-months/year
-
-
MMBtu
-
-
$
07: 2.7223 CONDITION SMALLEST SPACE NECESSARY Savings:
$643
Cost:
$3,920
- - - - $643 83 - - -
-
kWh
-
-
kW-months/year
$643
83
MMBtu
-
-
$
08: 2.4239 ELIMINATE OR REDUCE COMPRESSED AIR USAGE Savings:
$621
Cost:
$233
$437 4,689 $184 25 - - - - $437
4,689
kWh
$184
25
kW-months/year
-
-
MMBtu
-
-
$
09: 2.7142 UTILIZE HIGHER EFFICIENCY LAMPS AND/OR BALLASTS Savings:
$595
Cost:
$1,431
$411 4,404 $184 25 - - - - $411
4,404
kWh
$184
25
kW-months/year
-
-
MMBtu
-
-
$
10: 2.4235 REMOVE OR CLOSE OFF UNNEEDED COMPRESSED AIR LINES Savings:
$301
Cost:
$90
$213 2,283 $88 12 - - - - $213
2,283
kWh
$88
12
kW-months/year
-
-
MMBtu
-
-
$
11: 2.4236 ELIMINATE LEAKS IN INERT GAS AND COMPRESSED AIR LINES/ VALVES Savings:
$259
Cost:
$140
$185 1,980 $74 10 - - - - $185
1,980
kWh
$74
10
kW-months/year
-
-
MMBtu
-
-
$
12: 2.4239 ELIMINATE OR REDUCE COMPRESSED AIR USAGE Savings:
$251
Cost:
$50
$177 1,902 $74 10 - - - - $177
1,902
kWh
$74
10
kW-months/year
-
-
MMBtu
-
-
$
TOTAL RECOMMENDED Savings:
$39,352
Cost:
$49,426
$12,980 139,129 $7,598 1,031 $14,834 1,914 $3,940 - $12,980
139,129
kWh
$7,598
1,031
kW-months/year
$14,834
1,914
MMBtu
$3,940
-
$
TOTAL IMPLEMENTED Savings:
$30,643
Cost:
$34,406
$11,787 126,337 $4,665 633 $14,191 1,831 - - $11,787
126,337
kWh
$4,665
633
kW-months/year
$14,191
1,831
MMBtu
-
-
$
Savings
Cost
$ kWh $ kW-months/year $ MMBtu $ $
Electricity Usage Electricity Demand Natural Gas Administrative Changes Electricity Usage Electricity Demand Natural Gas Administrative Changes