Case study - Energy efficiency - Gamma Commerce Ltd

Gamma Commerce Ltd is a large company producing and trading paper, napkins and tissues. By introducing a new process line and replacing the machines with new automated machines, the production process was significantly improved. Both efficiency, productivity and quality increased, while operating and repair costs declined.

Investment Details:

  • Total Project Cost: EUR 161,700
  • KIDSF Grant: EUR 19,500
  • Loan: EUR 130,000
  • Simple Payback Period: 5 years
  • Internal Rate of Return: 17,5%

Estimated Annual Figures

  • Energy Cost Saving: EUR 10,000
  • Reduced Energy Costs by %: 55,4%
  • Repair and Maintenance cost savings: EUR 20,000
  • Total Cash Savings: EUR 30,000

Project results

  • Increased productivity of the technological process
  • Improved quality of products
  • Reduced electricity consumption
  • Reduced operation and repair cost
GammaCommerce_EE_Eng.pdfGammaCommerce_EE_Eng.pdf376 kB
GammaCommerce_EE_Bg.pdfGammaCommerce_EE_Bg.pdf330 kB