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Motors & Drives March 7, 2024

Motors and drives: How to optimize industrial energy use, part 4: Motor case study examples

In an October 30, 2023, webcast “Motors and drives: How to optimize industrial energy use,” Michael Lyda from Advanced Energy specifies and analyzes how to optimize energy use for motors and drives and other factors to consider.

By Plant Engineering
Motors & Drives March 4, 2024

Motors and drives: How to optimize industrial energy use, part 3: The importance of motors

In an October 30, 2023, webcast “Motors and drives: How to optimize industrial energy use,” Michael Lyda from Advanced Energy specifies and analyzes how to optimize energy use for motors and drives and other factors to consider.

By Plant Engineering
Motors & Drives February 29, 2024

Motors and drives: How to optimize industrial energy use, part 2: Variable frequency drives

In an October 30, 2023, webcast “Motors and drives: How to optimize industrial energy use,” Michael Lyda from Advanced Energy specifies and analyzes how to optimize energy use for motors and drives and other factors to consider.

By Plant Engineering
Motors & Drives February 26, 2024

Motors and drives: How to optimize industrial energy use, part 1: The importance of motors

In an October 30, 2023, webcast “Motors and drives: How to optimize industrial energy use,” Michael Lyda from Advanced Energy specifies and analyzes how to optimize energy use for motors and drives and other factors to consider.

By Plant Engineering
Motors & Drives November 9, 2023

How VFDs can make manufacturing more sustainable

Variable frequency drives (VFDs) are playing a key role in helping manufacturers adopt more sustainable practices.

By Owain Betts
Motors & Drives August 25, 2023

Advantages of using adjustable speed drives, part 1: Energy efficiency in motors

Tim Albers and John Malinowski discuss energy efficiency in motors and synchronous motors and the benefits engineers can realize.

By Plant Engineering
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Energy Efficiency & Management May 31, 2023

5 energy conservation strategies for food and beverage plants

While utility costs are inevitable, there are strategies to make food and beverage plants more efficient and save money in the long run.

By Dale Clinton and Jon Philips, PE, LEED AP, BD+C
Energy Efficiency & Management April 20, 2023

Energy management with variable speed drives, Part 2

Scott Sullivan discusses energy savings with VFDs and offers advice on how to achieve energy savings and methods to improve energy efficiency.

By Plant Engineering
Motors & Drives February 15, 2023

Energy management with variable speed drives, Part 1

Scott Sullivan walks through the basics of motors and safety, variable frequency drives, the three sections of a drive and how pulse width modulation works.

By CFE Media
Pumps January 20, 2023

Six ways to make pumps more energy efficient

Around 16% of a typical industrial facility’s electricity costs are generated by its pumping systems. Six tips on reducing pumping system costs are highlighted.

By Castle Pumps