Total fuel input (LHV) per hp-h output

= 6,758 Btu (LHV)

Ratio of fuel HHV to LHV

= 1.11

Total energy recovered per hp-h output

= 3,003 Btu (40%)

Efficiency of displaced boiler

= 82%

O&M cost for total system per hp-h output

= $0.007/hp-h

Fuel cost (natural gas)

= $3.75/Mcf

Horsepower to Btu conversion factor

= 2,545 Btu/hp-h

Example 2

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