Variable Speed Drives:

Reducing energy costs, improving competitiveness (generic fact sheet)

Extremely versatile and potentially the most under utilised solution for optimising the energy efficiency of a wide range of equipment, using VSDs appropriately in any variable load application can save energy, cut operating and maintenance costs and extend the lifespan of equipment.

Topics in this brochure include:

  • What is a VSD?
  • How does a VSD work?
  • How do VSDs save?
  • Putting VSDs to work.
  • Eskom’s national Advisory Service.
  • Call 08600 37566 and leave your name and number and one of our advisors will contact you. Alternatively, ask for a specific advisor to contact you. email address: