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Energy Price Indices and Discount Factors for Life-Cycle Cost Analysis - April 2006

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Author(s)

Amy S. Rushing, S Fuller

Abstract

This is the April 2006 edition of energy price indices and discount factors for performing life-cycle cost analyses of energy and water conservation and renewable energy projects in federal facilities. It will be effective from April 1, 2006 to March 31, 2007. This publication supports the federal life-cycle costing methodology described in 10 CFR 436A and OMB Circular A-94 by updating the energy price projections and discount factors that are described, explained, and illustrated in NIST Handbook 135 (HB 135, Life-Cycle Costing Manual for the Federal Energy Management Program.) It supports private-sector life-cycle cost analysis by updating the energy price indices that are described, explained, and illustrated in NBS Special Publication 709 (SP 709, Comprehensive Guide for Least-Cost Energy Decisions).
Citation
NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR) - 85-3273-21
Report Number
85-3273-21

Keywords

building economics, cost effectiveness, economic performance, energy conservation, life-cycle cost analysis, present-value analysis, renewable energy projects, water conservation

Citation

Rushing, A. and Fuller, S. (2017), Energy Price Indices and Discount Factors for Life-Cycle Cost Analysis - April 2006, NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR), National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD (Accessed April 13, 2024)
Created February 19, 2017