Tips and Tricks

How can I make my industrial electric motors more efficient?
Transmission Systems           Consider optimising the transmission efficiency of your motors by using synchronous belts instead of V-belts. V-belts c...
Mon, 15 Oct, 2018 at 3:23 PM
Will a "soft starting" motor save me energy?
For starters, what is motor soft starting? There's no industry standard. Many think of a "soft starter" as an electronic solid-state de...
Mon, 15 Oct, 2018 at 3:25 PM
Should I Repair my Motors - or Replace Them
Very good question. The prevailing view among many facility managers is that it is cheaper to repair failed motors larger than 15 horsepower (hp) than to ...
Mon, 15 Oct, 2018 at 3:26 PM
Advisor is up and running, what should I do now to maximise functionality (Part 1)?
• Explore your Dataviewer to find out more about its functionality. Watch this tutorial to find our more. • If you don’t like your Datasource names, you...
Mon, 15 Oct, 2018 at 3:28 PM
Advisor is up and running, what should I do now to maximise functionality (Part 2)?
• I hear people say, I need the system to help me. I don’t have much time and it would be great if the system would just show me where my site(s) are goin...
Mon, 15 Oct, 2018 at 3:28 PM
How can I make my HVAC more efficient?
On average, HVAC systems account for 40%-60% of a buildings energy consumption. Ways in which you can improve your HVAC efficiency include: 1. Professio...
Mon, 15 Oct, 2018 at 3:32 PM
How do I get employees motivated to save energy?
Motivating your employees to save energy is a low cost way to reduce your consumption. Awareness and incentives are two simple ways to improve motivation....
Mon, 15 Oct, 2018 at 3:33 PM
What is Electricity from Solar?
To learn more about Solar PV read this interesting article from the SEAI Electricity from Solar
Thu, 2 Aug, 2018 at 11:40 AM
What is Solar Thermal?
To learn more about solar thermal collectors read this interesting article from the SEAI. Hot water from solar thermal collectors
Thu, 2 Aug, 2018 at 11:39 AM