AC motors have a significant impact on the total energy operation cost for industrial, institutional and commercial buildings. With this in mind Lafert embraced the challenges and brought a combination of IE3 Premium Efficiency and high reliability product to service this lucrative market.
Today, the major factor influencing the motor industry is energy efficiency driven by both increasingly demanding legislation and industry's greater awareness of green issue responsibilities.
The PREMIUM EFFICIENCY IE3 motors provide compliance with the requirements of EU MEPS that has come into force January 1, 2017 and NEMA EPAct/EISA, which has been in force since December 2010 in the USA and January 2011 in Canada.
The HIGH EFFICIENCY IE2 series offers the guarantee of reliability and robustness. It complies with the EU's IE2 efficiency requirements, mandatory for all motors 0.75 to 375kW put into operation with variable speed drive (VSD) from January 2017.