New £22m project pumped up for low carbon off-road machines

They are to have smaller engines, be cheaper to run and use less energy

Motoring your way to energy savings

ELN Reporter Vicky Ellis finds out how efficient motors could be the key to saving on commercial energy bills.

Electric motors could save over £630 million

The use of electric motors and variable speed drives could save the UK more than £630 million, according to the new Carbon Trust guide. The guide claims that by fitting the variable drives and higher efficiency motors, a medium-sized business using electricity worth £50k could save £5k annually. The variable drive works by running an […]