About Us

The Clemson University Industrial Assessment Center (IAC) was established in 2017.┬áThe Director is Michael Carbajales-Dale. The IAC provides energy assessments to manufacturers who are small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) within a 150 mi radius of Clemson’s campuses in upstate and coastal South Carolina. Clemson’s IAC works closely with the South Carolina Economy, Energy, Environment (SC…

Our Assessment Process

We begin with Pre-Assessment. The client fills out a questionnaire with basic company information and provided energy bills for the previous year. An assessment visit is then scheduled. An IAC staff member brings a team of undergraduate and graduate students from Clemson. The team spends a day in the facility evaluating lights, compressors, motors, and…