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NEMA publishes 2017 Energy Management Guide for polyphase induction motors
By Renée Francoeur
March 6, 2017 – The National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) in the United States released a new energy management guide for polyphase induction motors: NEMA MG 10-2017 – Energy Management Guide for Selection and Use of Fixed Frequency Medium AC Squirrel-Cage Polyphase Induction Motors.
The guide includes information about the proper selection, installation, operation and maintenance of medium AC polyphase squirrel-cage induction motors.
MG 10 was revised by the NEMA Motors and Generators (1MG) Technical Committee.
“This guide now incorporates a new super premium polyphase electrical motor efficiency table,” said Steve Ruffing, senior design engineer, NIDEC and vice-chair of the 1MG Technical Committee.
NEMA MG 10-2017 is available in hard copy for $87 and as an electronic download at no cost on the NEMA website.