Nema Releases Electric Motor Management Guide

January 28, 2002 by Jeff Shepard

The National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA, Rosslyn, VA) released MG 10-2001, the “Energy Management Guide for Selection and Use of Fixed Frequency Medium AC Squirrel-Cage Polyphase Induction Motors.” The guide provides practical information concerning the proper selection and application of medium ac polyphase squirrel-cage induction motors in fixed-frequency applications.

”The addition of information on energy-efficient and NEMA Premium Efficiency electric motors further enhances the value of MG 10 as a practical guide for the proper selection and use of induction motors,” said Roger Daugherty, chairman of the NEMA Medium Machine Group.