Ten electrical motor manufacturers and an energy efficiency consulting company recently joined the list of sponsors for the Motor Decisions Matter (MDM) campaign, bringing the total number of sponsors to 29. Launched in June and coordinated by the Consortium for Energy Efficiency (CEE), a national non-profit energy organization, the campaign encourages the use of sound motor management and planning as a tool for cutting motor energy costs.

The following motor manufacturers, all of which are members of the National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA), recently became sponsors:

  • A.O. Smith Electrical Products Co.

  • Emerson Motors

  • GE Industrial Systems

  • Leeson Electric

  • Lincoln Motors

  • Marathon Electric

  • Rockwell Automation/Reliance Electric

  • Siemens Energy & Automation

  • Toshiba

  • WEG Electric

Advanced Energy, a non-profit corporation based in Raleigh, N.C. that helps utility, industrial, and residential customers improve the return on their energy investment, also became a sponsor. For more information, visit www.motorsmatter.org.