Applied Materials: Chilled Water Plant Efficiency Upgrade


Applied Materials (Applied) occupies their corporate headquarters, including more than 30 buildings, in Santa Clara, California. The primary purpose for this site is to research, develop, and manufacture wafer processing tools for the semiconductor industry.

Project Benefits Summary:

  • Measured Annual Energy Savings 1,058,000 kWh/y
  • Measured Annual Energy Cost Savings $74,000/y
  • Estimated Annual Energy Cost Savings $87,000/y
  • Actual Project Cost $201,000
  • Actual Project Payback 2.7 years