Variable Speed Drives:

Reducing energy costs in petrochemical manufacturing

Many applications in the oil, gas and petrochemicals industry rely on motor driven pumps and pumping systems that are very energy intensive. Installing Variable Speed Drives (VSDs) on motor driven equipment can be an effective energy and operating cost saving measure for companies in the sector.

Topics in this brochure include:

  • VSDs explained.
  • VSDs in the oil, gas and petrochemicals industry.
  • VDS’ benefits – going beyond energy efficiency.
  • Things to consider before installing a VSD.
  • 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: AdvisoryService@eskom.co.za