Buying in bulk—griddles, commercial

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Snap shot of expected savings

10 commercial electric griddles (12-year life)

Annual Lifetime Annual Lifetime
Energy consumption (kWh) 144,603 1,753,231 170,555 2,046,663
Energy cost
(@ 12.3¢/kWh)
$19,697 $148,439 $23,232 $175,080
Maintenance cost $0 $0 $0 $0
Total operating cost $19,697 $148,439 $23,232 $175,080
Incremental cost   $8,600    
Total life-cycle cost   $148,439   $175,080
Total energy savings (kWh) 25,953 311,432    
Total energy and maintenance cost savings $3,535 $26,641    
Emissions savings
(kg CO2)
3,633 43,601    
Payback period 2.4 years (based on incremental cost of $860 per ENERGY STAR certified unit)

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