In goes another energy saving (money saving) BOGE!
This direct drive, variable speed 55kw compressor has been squeezed into this shed replacing two aging 37kw fixed speed machines. The new SLF75-3 sits comfortably at 60% capacity whilst the previous compressors almost ran flat out trying to keep up with demand. Plus when the end user needs to blast the BOGE effortlessly ramps up giving them a dependable constant output they have always dreamed of.
Want to see the savings?
If we base the customers average usage on 6000 hours per year and a cost of £0.10 per kwh, the customers old system (2x 37kw) was consuming approximately £44,400.00 per year.
If we estimate the new 55kw compressor is running at 80% on average this works out to 44kwh, giving us a new yearly usage of £26,400.00, Leaving a whopping saving of £18,000 per year!
Please note that the savings indicated are only for illustration purposes and compare two old and inefficient screw compressors against a brand new state of the art BOGE. However, the calculations are by no way unrealistic and if you are in a similar situation you could see the same results!
To see if you could benefit from a modern efficient compressed air system contact us for a free no obligation air survey, where we will datalog your current system and produce a detailed report showing any potential savings.