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Description:

6.696 MMBTU/hr Chiptech Gassifier with Burnham Wood Chip Boiler

Contact Information

Address
194 East Main Street
Fort Kent,  ME  04743

County
Aroostook County
 

Primary Contact
Peter Sirois
Director of Finance
207-834-1408
207-834-3915
peter(dot)sirois(at)nmmc(dot)org
Operations Contact
Joey Bard
Director of Facilities
207-834-1319
joey(dot)bard(at)nmmc(dot)org

Existing Site Information

Facility - Type Hospital / medical center
Multi phase project (Y/N) N
Additional phase costs ($) na
Facility - Size (Total) Sq Ft 142,000
Total number of Students  
Total number of Staff (in FTE's)  

 

Building One NMMC
Square Feet 142,000
Age 58
Pipe Distance (ft)  
Building Two na
Square Feet na
Age na
Pipe Distance (ft) na

 

Building Three na
Square Feet na
Age na
Pipe Distance (ft) na
Building Four
na
Square Feet
na
Age na
Pipe Distance (ft) na

 

Current system - Type #6 oil
Steam (S) or Hot Water (HW) S
Current Boiler - Name of Webster Cyclometric modulating burners
Clever Brooks 300BHP unit
Current Boiler Age (In Years) 1970
Control System (Manufacturer)  
Current Type #6 oil
Current Fuel Volume to be displaced (Gallons) 87,300
Fuel Use Data (Years + Average) (Gallons) 97,000

Project Information

New System Boiler - Name Chiptec gasifier w Burnham Boiler
New System Boiler - Model Number  
New System Boiler - Rated Capacity 6.696 MMBTU/hr
Fuel Type (Chips Or Pellets) Chips
New System Steam (s) or Hot Water (HW) Steam
Storage Type Bin at grade with dividing wall w separate walking floor each side
Storage Location New construction attached to old building
Storage Capacity Tons 90
Storage Description Notes 31' x 46' added on to existing structure
Fuel Primary Transport Type Hydraulic walking floor
Fuel Secondary Transport Type Shaker tray + auger
Boiler Location (Existing Space or New Space) Existing space
If New Space - Building Description na
New Space - Size na
Thermal Storage (Y/N) N
Thermal Storage Capacity na
System Connection(s) Description Full integration with exising systems
Heat Exchanger (Y/N) N
Grant Amount $ 750 ,000.00
Owner Cost Share $ 1,095,627.00
Total Cost $ 1,845,627.00
Application Date June 7, 2011
Completion Date February 28, 2013

Estimates

Historic Oil Use (Annual Average) (gallons) 97,000
Historic Oil Use (Annual Average) (cost $$$) $ 242,500.00
Historic Fuel Volume to be Displaced (Gallons) 87,300
Expected Cost of Displaced Fuel - Total $$$ $ 218,250
Base Fuel Price 1 (Used in Application) $ 2.50
Base Fuel Price 2 (Used in Application) $ -
   
Wood Fuel Price (Used in Application) $ 50 .00
Expected Wood Use - Tons 1170
Expected Wood Use - $$$ $ 58,500.00
   
Expected Annual Oil Use
(Gallons in Addition to Wood)
9700
Expected Annual Oil Cost
($$$ in Addition to Wood)
$ 24,250.00
   
Total cost of Wood and Oil (Annual) - $$$ $ 82,750.00
Expected Annual Fuel Savings -$$$ $ 184,000.00
   
Expected Savings Shown in Application $ 159,759.00

Historical Data

Base Fuel Price 1 (Used in Application) $2.50
Base Fuel Price 2 (Used in Application) $ -
Wood Fuel Price (Used in Application) $ 50.00

 

Five Year Fuel Use History Year 1  
Calendar Year 2009
Fuel Use in Gallons 98,831
Fuel Use Cost ($) $ 187,038.00
Five Year Fuel Use History Year 2  
Calendar Year 2008
Fuel Use in Gallons 90,491
Fuel Use Cost ($) $ 181,250.00
   
Five Year Fuel Use History Year 3  
Calendar Year 2007
Fuel Use in Gallons 106,603
Fuel Use Cost  ($) $ 168,567.00
Five Year Fuel Use History Year 4  
Calendar Year 2006
Fuel Use in Gallons 90,306
Fuel Use Cost ($) $ 124,564.00
   
Five Year Fuel Use History Year 5  
Calendar Year 2005
Fuel Use in Gallons 99,588
Fuel Use Cost ($) $ 137,431.00
 

 

Five Year Total Fuel Use (Gallons) 568,238
Five Year Yearly Average Fuel Use (Gallons) 113,648
Five Year Total Fuel Cost ($) $ 798,850.00
Five Year Average Fuel Cost ($) $ 159.770.00

Fuel Use

Northern Maine Medical Center

Year Ending 4/30/2013  4/30/2014 4/30/2015  4/30/2016 4/30/2017 Cumulative
Totals
 
PELLETS used 538.00         538.00 (in tons)
ACTUAL COST  $31,620.00          $31,620.00 (cost + shipping costs)
OIL used  69,346.00          69,346.00 (in gallons)
ACTUAL COST  $242,712.00          $242,712.00 (delivered cost)
TOTAL COST  $274,332.00          $274,332.00 (cost of both fuels)
 

Additional Notes



Categories

Aroostook County, Steam, Wood Chips,

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