CEMS provided cash incentives to help cover the cost of purchasing and installing the new motors. Shaba also upgraded his store’s refrigeration systems with anti-sweat heater controls and auto door closers.
In all, the project is projected to save Corner Wine & Spirits an estimated $13,000 in energy costs*, equipment, labor and maintenance over the next five years. Shaba says he’s already seeing the benefits.
“The old motors were so loud, but you can hardly tell these new ECMs are on. They are efficient and run smooth,” he said.
*estimated savings are based on current electricity rates.