Postings tagged with: Cost Savings

Michael Gavan| Aug 12, 2011


How can I configure my lift station pumps to save energy costs?

One way is to monitor the efficiency of the pumps, so at the first sign that a pump is having problems it may be removed from service and therefore not allowed to run inefficiently for long periods of time while hiking up the electricity bill. One Municipal Utility District (MUD) in a small town of approximately 12,000 in southeast Texas actually took the time to document their savings as a result of monitoring pump efficiencies. Here’s their story… The collection system had previo ...