capital cost


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Noun1.capital cost - the opportunity cost of the funds employed as the result of an investment decision; the rate of return that a business could earn if it chose another investment with equivalent risk
opportunity cost - cost in terms of foregoing alternatives
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Contract Awarded to recover over USD$2,100,000 in capital cost expenditures
He said the capital cost of small enterprises is 5.
A "capital cost map" summarising typical $-denominated capital costs today for a notional BOF flat product plant, for a notional EAF long product steel works and for a range of ancillary plant is included in the report.
This would cover pay-and- display running costs and pay back the capital cost of introducing the new system within a year.
Section 13 of the Act includes a two-year rolling-start rule that defers the deduction of capital cost allowance claims for assets that require a long construction or development period.
Suppliers such as Metso are working to bring the capital cost per ton of smaller installations closer to that of higher capacity, more cost-effective machines.
50-millisecond mesh network restoration demonstrates the fruit of our efforts to introduce GMPLS networking standards into our future network, and reduces the capital cost of growing and integrating our optical networks," said Dr.
Reducing Capital Costs of Nuclear Power PlantsA new report from the OECD Nuclear Energy Agency (NEA) analyses various means of reducing the capital cost of nuclear power plants in order to maximise their economic potential versus less capital-intensive energy production sources.
Capital cost per daily barrel in Iraq is the lowest in the world, due to the existence of infrastructure, spare production capacity and proximity to storage and transportation facilities.
For instance, the capital cost of extra plumbing outweighed the advantage of rain-water flushed lavatories and at one stage the glasshouse foyer was in danger of being deleted.
For thinner preforms, the cycle-time benefit won't justify the added capital cost.

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