PennTAP helps York wallpaper company upgrade lighting, save thousands annually
Thanks to PennTAP’s support, York Wallcoverings was awarded a USDA REAP grant totaling $68,503. The LED upgrades completed will lead to annual energy savings of $14,759 and 210,840 kWh of energy.
PennTAP helps Bedford farm upgrade grain dryer
PennTAP technical advisor Alanna Colvin completed an energy assessment and provided Cedar Grove Farm a technical analysis and report for their project.
PennTAP helps Jefferson County ammunition manufacturer secure funding, upgrade rooftop heating and cooling units
PennTAP technical advisors worked with ICC to review their heating and cooling Roof Top Units (RTUs) and apply for another SBAG to help fund the project.
PennTAP helps music-based nutrition education program acquire funding for studio upgrades
With the support of the West Penn Power Sustainable Energy Fund (WPPSEF), PennTAP was able to assist “Jump with Jill” with two SBAG applications.
PennTAP Helps Maple Syrup Producer Acquire Funding for New Reverse Osmosis System
Frost Ridge Maple Farm is the third largest maple syrup producer in Pennsylvania. The implementation of the new reverse osmosis system is expected to save 3,218 kWh per year, equivalent to $458 in savings per year.
PennTAP Advisors Help Erie Brewery Secure Funding, Upgrade Lighting
Erie Ale Works is a craft brewery in Erie, PA. They were planning to remodel the facility and wanted to increase production as well as incorporate energy efficiency into the renovation.
PennTAP Helps Small Mercer County Farm Acquire Funding, Upgrade Grain Dryer
Nickel Farm, located in Sharpsville, PA, is a small family-owned farm which raises dairy cattle for milk production and grows corn and soybeans. The farm needed an energy audit as well as assistance with a grant application to upgrade its grain dryer.
PennTAP Connects Small Metal Fabrication Company with Project Funding Opportunities
Mission Critical Solutions (MCS) is a metal fabrication company located in Alum Bank, Pennsylvania. It is a small business that is always looking for programs to offset capital expenditures and help them grow as a company.
In fall of 2019, MCS came to PennTAP looking for recommendations on upgrading both their onsite boiler system and the lighting system in their newly acquired machine shop.