Invest for Excel® video tutorial, example calculation: 375 kW Hydro-power Plant





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Published on Dec 18, 2015

Watch a simple investment calculation being made in Invest for Excel® Software in 5 easy steps. Overview of main program features: Investments, Income Statement, Balance Sheet, Cash-Flow Statement, Working Capital, NPV calculation, IRR, Payback time, Profitability Analysis, Sensitivity Analysis, Break-even point, Charts and Comparison table.

Example Case: Small Hydro-power Plant

Investments: € 500 000
Amortization time: 40 years
Generating power: 375 kW
Electricity price: € 40 per MWh
Calculation term: 16 years
Fixed costs: € 1 800 p.a.

Maintenance cost in 2018: € 20 000
Maintenance cost in 2024: € 20 000

Working capital effects
Accounts receivable, average delay: 30 days
Accounts payable, average delay: 28 days

Required rate of return: 6 %
Inflation rate: 1.5 %

Will it be profitable? Let's find out!

Bonus: Comparison with alternative scenario of upgraded generator that requires extra € 300 000 of investments, but promises a 20% increase of electricity production.

Invest for Excel® calculations are based on discounted cash-flow methodology.

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