Description

Electrical motor products reviews the energy efficiency management laws for electrical motor products in United States, European Union (EU) and China. The energy efficiency certification requirements for the electrical motor products vary from country to country and are summarised here. International standards, testing methods and certification requirements for specific electrical motor products are discussed, including electric motors, pumps and fans. Finally, methods for improving energy efficiency are examined.

Key Features

  • Reviews the energy efficiency management laws for electrical motor products in United States, European Union (EU) and China
  • Highlights the importance of energy efficiency for electrical motor products
  • Documents energy efficiency certification requirements for electrical motor products and how they vary from country to country

Readership

Mechanical engineers

Table of Contents

List of figures and tables

Acknowledgements

About the authors

Chapter 1: Introduction: the importance of energy-efficiency for electrical motor products

Chapter 2: Classification: electric motors, pumps, fans

Chapter 3: Energy-efficiency technical measures system for electrical motor products

Chapter 4: Energy-efficiency standards of electrical motor products

Chapter 5: Measurement errors and uncertainties

Chapter 6: Testing methods for electric motors

Chapter 7: Efficiency testing methods for centrifugal pumps

Chapter 8: Efficiency testing methods for centrifugal fans

Chapter 9: How to improve the energy-efficiency of electrical motor products

Chapter 10: Modern control methods for the induction motor

Index

Details

No. of pages:
192
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2011
Published:
Imprint:
Woodhead Publishing
eBook ISBN:
9780857093813
Print ISBN:
9780857090775
Print ISBN:
9780081017104

About the authors

Jianfeng Yu

Dr Jianfeng Yu is Director of Technical Development at the Jiangsu Inspection and Quarantine Mechanical and Electrical Products Testing Centre. He also was Director Technologist of the Research and Development Department at the Wuxi Diesel Engine Works, FAW Jiefang Automotive Company, Ltd. Yu is also a member of Science and Technical Committee of Wuxi Entry-Exit Inspection and Quarantine Bureau.

Affiliations and Expertise

Jiangsu Inspection and Quarantine Mechanical and Electrical Products Testing Centre

Ting Zhang

Dr. Ting Zhang is General Director of Wuxi Entry-Exit Inspection and Quarantine Bureau.

Affiliations and Expertise

Wuxi Entry-Exit Inspection and Quarantine Bureau

Jianming Qian

Dr. Jianming Qian is Director of Jiangsu Inspection & Quarantine Mechanical and Electrical Products Testing Centre.

Affiliations and Expertise

Jiangsu Inspection and Quarantine Mechanical and Electrical Products Testing Centre, China