Cost for resources input to our system:
- Electricity: $336.07 per day. Based off 24 hour operation on 126.61 kW and 11.06 cents per kWh, average in the US (eia.gov, July, 2015, Commercial) (In Washington state this would be $247.95 per day due to lower power costs). (Source: http://www.eia.gov/electricity/monthly/epm_table_grapher.cfm?t=epmt_5_6_a)
- Water: $53.26 per day (based off 4000l/h at $2.10 per 1000 gallons. (based off tap water http://water.epa.gov/lawsregs/guidance/sdwa/upload/2009_08_28_sdwa_fs_30ann_dwsrf_web.pdf)
- Permitting and Fees: $650 (City of Pullman and WSU, 2014) – Taken from the “2014 Hydrogen Student Design Contest” powerpoint that was posted on the liaison page 10/14 by tim.