10. Where can I find additional information?

The Motor Challenge Program, Washington State University Cooperative Extension, and the Bonneville Power Administration have prepared a number of publications on motor efficiency topics.

Examples include: The Motor Challenge Sourcebook, An Energy Management Guide for Motor-Driven Systems, the Energy Efficient Electric Motor Selection Handbook, the Adjustable Speed Drive Applications Guidebook, Optimizing Your Motor Drive System, Determining Electric Motor Load Factor, and Reducing Power Factor Cost. Call the Motor Challenge Clearinghouse for details about ordering these or other motor-related documents.

About Motor Challenge
Motor Challenge is a partnership program between the U.S. Department of Energy and the nation’s industries. The program is committed to increasing the use of industrial energy-efficient electric motor systems and related technologies. The program is wholly funded by the U.S. Department of Energy and is dedicated to helping industry increase its competitive edge, while conserving the nation’s energy resources and enhancing environmental quality.
Neither the United States government nor any agency thereof, nor any of their employees, makes any warranty, express or implied, or assumes any legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any information, apparatus, product or process disclosed, or represents that its use would not infringe privately owned right. Reference to any specific commercial product, process, or service by trade name, trademark, manufacturer, or otherwise does not necessarily constitute or imply its endorsement, recommendation, or favoring by the United States government or any agency thereof.
The U.S. Department of Energy’s Motor Challenge Program would like to thank the Bonneville Power Administration for their efforts in producing this document. This publication originally was developed and published by the Bonneville Power Administration. It has been revised and reproduced by the Motor Challenge Program.

For More Information
Contact the Motor Challenge Information Clearinghouse: 1-800-862-2086. The Motor Challenge Information Clearinghouse is your one-stop resource for objective, reliable, and timely information on electric motor- driven systems.
Access the Motor Challenge website on the Internet at

Source : Fact Sheet – US Department of Energy

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