As a large grain supply chain company, CHS Broadbent are a large user of electricity operating heavy duty machinery. We installed a 100kW solar system across two buildings, that reduced energy costs by 35% and saves CHS Broadbent on average $2,500 a month! We are now looking to install batteries to offset the remaining power usage.
Power bill = $7,157/month
100kW solar PV system with a 60kW and 30kW inverter
Total project cost = $110,000 (after STC rebate)
Estimated payback period = 3 years
Power bill = $4,648/month
ROI = 50%
Current payback period = 2 years