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Gas Griddle Life-Cycle Cost Calculator
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User Inputs
Choose a Griddle: (optional)
User Input
Base Efficiency Griddle Energy Efficient Griddle
Griddle Performance (Based on ASTM Standard Test Method F1275)
Griddle Width (Select from Box at Right)
Preheat Energy (Btu)
Idle Energy Rate (Btu/h)
Heavy-Load Energy Efficiency (%)
Production Capacity (lbs/h)
Griddle Usage
Operating Hours per Day (h/day)
Operating Days per Year (d/year)
Number of Preheats per Day (#/day)
Pounds of Food Cooked per Day (lbs/day)
Utility Cost and Lifespan
Choose State (Optional)
Gas Cost per Therm ($/therm)
Lifespan of Griddle in Years (years)
Discount Rate (%/year)
Annual Results
Annual Energy Consumption (Therms)
Average Energy Consumption Rate (Btu/h)
Annual Energy Cost $ $ $
Input Additional Costs (Optional)
Maintenance Costs per Year $ $ $
Initial Cost of Griddle $ $ $
Lifetime Results
Lifetime Energy Cost $ $ $
Lifetime Maintenance Cost $ $ $
Initial Cost of Griddle $ $ $
Total Lifetime Cost $ $ $
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