Recommended Web Links

Tools and resources listing organizations & programs, software and literature:

  1. Natural Resources Canada - Introduction page for “CanMOST” The Canadian Motor Selection Tool
    /industrial/equipment/software/intro.cfm
  2. NEMA Premium Motors
    http://www.nema.org/gov/energy/efficiency/premium/
  3. US Department of Energy – Appliance & Equipment Standards
    http://www.eere.energy.gov/buildings/appliance_standards/notices_rules.html
  4. Copper Motor Rotor Project - Using copper as a rotor material to improve efficiency
    http://www.copper.org/applications/electrical/motor-rotor/index.html
  5. US Department of Energy - Best Practices on Motors, Pumps and Fans
    http://www1.eere.energy.gov/industry/bestpractices/motors.html
  6. Motor Decisions Matter - A national campaign encouraging the use of sound motor management and planning as a tool to cut motor energy costs and increase productivity
    http://www.motorsmatter.org/
  7. BC Hydro Power Smart - Electric Motors
    http://www.bchydro.com/powersmart/business/industrial.html
  8. US Department of Energy - Software Downloads, including Motor Master
    http://www1.eere.energy.gov/industry/bestpractices/software.html#mm
  9. Electrical Apparatus Service Association, Inc. - The Effect of Repair / Rewinding on Motor Efficiency EASA/AEMT Rewind Study and Good Practice Guide to Maintain Motor Efficiency - EASA 2003
    www.easa.com

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