of the introduction of rigorous electricity usage standards and the
increasing cost of energy.
for electric motors to power not only cars, lorries and buses but all the
gadgets they contain. In fact, vehicles account for just under a third of the
electric motor market and are expected to remain the dominant user due to
the increase in electric and hybrid cars in the near future.
everything from dishwashers and microwave ovens to computers and toys
require electric motors. As technology advances, these items will become
more affordable and demand will increase.
will be required to keep the wheels of industry turning.
manufacturers must meet strict targets, such as the introduction of IE3
efficiency motors from January 1st 2015 by the International
Electrotechnical Commission (IEC). In many cases, businesses will be
required to replace a large number of their electric motors in order to