South Dakota

SEP Funding Leveraged $84,127 to Upgrade Electric Motors in Public Facilities

100
Electric motors upgraded in public facilities
 

$84,127
Amount of SEP funds leveraged
 

One-hundred motors were upgraded through this program. Variable speed drives were included in the upgrades to increase operating efficiency.

 

In South Dakota, the State Energy Office leveraged $84,127 in SEP funding combined with $79,328 in additional funding, to implement a program to provide matching funds to replace older inefficient electric motors with new National Electric Manufacturers Association certified premium motors. The program was offered to all state campuses, including higher education facilities. One-hundred motors were upgraded through this program. Variable speed drives were included in the upgrades to increase operating efficiency.

Contact Information for the South Dakota Energy Office