ECM Motor Technology Plays Key Role in Green Design

October 2008
Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering;Fall2008 AMCA International, Vol. 80, p23
The article reports on the importance of electronically commutated motor (ECM) in establishing green design for heating and ventilation industry. It is stated that ECM technology becomes an important factor as the cost of energy continues to increase. However, ECM may require a bit higher initial cost and motor efficiencies in order to save energy, but does not require belts and shives replacement.


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