Green Scoreboard

Company Project Description Investments Annual Savings Simple Payback
Armstrong International* Efficiency of Overhead Doors $5,100 $28,439 2 months
Borroughs Corporation* Forklift Battery Pack and Charger1 $33,000 $29,530 13 months

Application of Wind and Solar2

$56,000 $--- --- months
Company A Reusing waste food stream as biomass fuel. $1,380,000 $442,307 37.5 months
Ottawa Gage* Redesign of Chemical Controls $7,500 $5,000

18 months

Landscape Forms   $122,678 $615,939

3 months

Fabri-Kal   $220,055 $363,471

8 months

Post   N/A $250,000


Rapid-Line   N/A $1,500


1Figures supplied by Andy Agate at Borroughs Corporation. Based on two new battery packs and 10 new chargers.
2The payback and investments have been left out of all calculations due to the variety of state and government incentives available for renewable energy.
*Denotes a small or medium size business.



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