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Calculate the Savings

The total estimated annual kWh savings

2,600 kWh

The estimated annual cost savings

$172.00

The estimated annual reduction in carbon dioxide

1.9 metric tons

berea friends meeting house

 

Berea Friends Meeting House in Berea, Kentucky, wanted to save operating costs and reduce its carbon footprint. The meeting had a small budget to make an improvement to its facility. Based on MACED’s E3 team recommendation, decision-makers chose to upgrade eight incandescent bulb exit signs with eight LED exit signs.

 

Because exit signs are in use 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, they offer a considerable carbon reduction opportunity!

 

After reviewing the church’s utility rate which, at the time, was $.066 per kWh (including taxes & surcharges), MACED calculated what the church would save.

 

Given this information, the church decided to act. MACED ordered the necessary exit signs for the church and delivered them. The church paid $192 for the equipment. Cost savings on electricity will pay for the equipment in just over a year!