Exhibit A-2

 

 APPLICATION SUMMARY

 

Replacement Power

 

Company:                                  E.I. DuPont de Nemours & Company  

 

Location:                                   Niagara Falls, New York

                                                         

County:                                     Niagara

 

IOU:                                          Niagara Mohawk

 

Business Activity:                    Manufacturer of various chemicals  

 

Project Description:                  The project includes investing in the purchase and installation of additional sodium and lithium cells and associated equipment used in the manufacturing of these chemicals. By installing these new cells, the company will be able to increase its production.

 

Prior Application:                     Yes

 

Existing Allocations:                31,700 kW of RP and 1,450 kW of EP

 

Power Request:                        10,000 kW

                                                  

Power Recommended:             3,000 kW

 

Job Commitment:     

               Existing                       254 jobs

               New                             30 jobs

                                                         

New Jobs/Power Ratio:            10 jobs/MW

 

New Jobs -

Avg. Wage and Benefits          NA

 

Capital Investment:                  $1,600,000  

 

Capital Investment                   $533,333/MW  

Per MW

 

Summary:                                  DuPont purchased its Niagara Falls facility in 1930 to support a number of intermediate chemical markets. Presently, the site produces sodium, lithium and chlorine. An additional low-cost power allocation will help the company reduce its overall costs, increase its volume and stay competitive.