Dramatic energy and cost savings can be achieved in motor systems by applying best energy management practices and purchasing energy-efficiency equipment. Use the software tools, training, and publications listed below to save energy in motors.
MOTORS TECHNICAL PUBLICATIONS
The Impacts of the Energy Policy Act of 1992 on Industrial End Users of Electric Motor-Driven Systems
United States Industrial Motor-Driven Systems Market Assessment: Charting a Roadmap to Energy Savings for Industry
U.S. Department of Energy's Motor Challenge Program: A National Strategy for Energy Efficient Industrial Motor-Driven Systems
MOTORS TIP SHEETS
ENERGY SYSTEM ASSESSMENT TOOLS
NEW MOTOR SYSTEMS MARKET ASSESSMENT
AMO and LBNL are currently developing an update to the original Motor Systems Market Assessment.
The landmark 1998 study of industrial motor systems led to a greater understanding of efficiency opportunities in motor driven systems. A new study is underway to better understand the additional opportunities for energy efficiency improvement.