Steffensmeier

Steffensmeier

Case Study:

Steffensmeier Welding & Manufacturing

Project Summary

Steffensmeier Welding & Manufacturing is anticipating a bright future. Completed in 2015, the company’s new solar field is one of the largest scale projects of its kind in Iowa.

The installation will provide 100% of the company’s current electrical needs for fabricating and manufacturing, and delivering the fine craftsmanship that is cornerstone in the Steffensmeier tradition. The company is the first fully solar powered manufacturing and fabrication business in Iowa.

www.steffweld.com
LOCATION

Pilot Grove, IA

PROJECT SIZE

430.66 kW

PAYBACK

5-6 years, 26.90% IRR (Internal Rate of Return)

EST. ANNUAL PRODUCTION

548,981 kWh

EST. ANNUAL UTILITY SAVINGS

$92,000

EST. 25 YEAR UTILITY SAVINGS

$2.5 million

EST. CARBON EMISSION REDUCTION

8,917 metric tons of CO2

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“The economics behind the project made the decision easy. We’re able to use the savings to provide more classes, training, & benefits to our employees.

-Jenny Steffensmeier, Owner Steffensmeier Welding & Manufacturing

Ideal Service

Engineering, Procurement, Construction (EPC)

Complete, turn-key service from initial conceptual planning stages through final installation. Secured substantial rebates and incentives to boost the project’s financial return.

PR & Video

Developed a comprehensive PR campaign including video features about the business’s 100% solar transition, facilitated press events and visit from Gov. Branstad, secured placement in industry magazines.

Operations & Maintenance

Ideal Energy is providing ongoing operations and maintenance services including realtime monitoring portal with for mobile and desktop access, and ongoing prescriptive and preventative maintenance.

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Project Details

Client Gateridge Office Building

Location Fairfield, IA

System Size  100 kW*

*Phase I, 46 kW complete. Anticipated phase II, 54 kW completion date of spring 2015

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Project Details

Name Quenneville Residential

Location Memphis, MO

System Size  12 kW

Off-grid system with battery back-up.

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Project Details

Name Beattie Homestead

Location Ottumwa, IA

System Size   13.965 kW

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Project Details

Client Schroeder Residence

Location Coralville, IA

System Size  5.5 kW

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