Industrial Assessment Centers (IACs) provide energy-efficiency services to small and medium-sized manufacturers in the United States. There are 28 IACs that serve different regions of the United States. These IACs are under the support of US Department of Energy.
It is possible for Manufacturers to contact the closest IAC location about receiving an IAC assessment if they meet following criteria:
- Within Standard Industrial Codes (SIC) 20-39
- Gross annual sales below $100 million
- Fewer than 500 employees at the plant site
- Annual energy bills more than $100,000 and less than $2.5 million