Exhibit “A-2”

 

 APPLICATION SUMMARY

 

Replacement Power

 

Company:                                  Western New York Energy, LLC

 

Location:                                   Shelby

                                                         

County:                                     Orleans

 

IOU:                                          Niagara Mohawk

 

Business Activity:                    Manufacture of fuel ethanol

 

Project Description:                  The company plans to construct a new ethanol manufacturing plant and install new equipment for manufacturing ethanol and for producing distillers’ grain for livestock feed. 

 

Prior Application:                     No

 

Existing Allocations:                None

 

Power Request:                        7,000 kW

                                                  

Power Recommended:             5,000 kW

 

Job Commitment:     

               Existing                           0 jobs

               New                              50 jobs

                                                         

New Jobs/Power Ratio:            10 jobs/MW

New Jobs -

Avg. Wage and Benefits          $56,000

 

Capital Investment:                  $78,000,000

 

Capital Investment/MW          $ 15,600,000/MW

 

Summary:                                  The plant is designed to produce 55 million gallons per year of ethanol for use as an automotive fuel additive. The plant would also produce 175,000 tons/year of distillers’ grain for livestock feed and 125,000 tons of carbon dioxide for the beverage industries and other industrial use.  Eighty percent of the facility’s output would be sold in New York State.