Price of compressed air leakage

The calculator can be used to estimate the cost of a leak hole. It is assumed that the leak occurs at an ambient pressure of 1 bar, the system pressure is always above 1.9 bar and a power of 7 kW/m3/min is used to produce compressed air.

mm bar(g) °C €/MWh h

Amount of leakage
0,15 kg/s

Amount of leakage
7,35 m³/min

Power lost
51,5 kW

Energy lost
446 MWh/a

Cost of leakage
22 316 €/a