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Holzindustrie Schweighofer

Holzindustrie Schweighofer

(Germany)

Industrial sawmill:

  • Plant size: 33.5 ha
  • Cutting 1.2 million m³ of logs
  • Planing 360,000 m³ (raw)
  • Kiln drying 560,000 m³

Site:

Flexibility for DER installations (PV, storage and other generators)

DER planning:

Analysis of production & consumption patterns for optimized DER installations

Savings potential:

Significant grid cost savings (up to 80%) through balancing the load profile and shaving the peaks. Appr. 10% unlevered project IRR.

Portfolio optimization

Designed and analyzed various DER scenarios based on set-up costs, savings potentials and payback periods. Identified additional load balancing opportunities. Analyzed drivers and predictability of demand peaks.