Electric Motors

An industrial interactive meet was held in Bengaluru on August 12, 2016. This interactive session identified that electric motors with 5HP (3.7 KW) rating could be up-graded to an efficiency level of 93%. The meeting also identified the technology developmental challenges in such a technology up-gradation and also identified 16 parameters were Indian R&D agencies can contribute.

The technology up-gradation exercise is being led by BARC in association with the other R&D partners along with industry would develop a prototype of 5HP motor of efficiency above 93%.