Variable Flow Pump and Fan Systems

Variable Flow Pump and Fan Systems

Increase Efficiency and Reduce Energy Costs

Variable Flow Pump and Fan systems can improve your system’s efficiency by allowing adjustment to motor speeds to match the required process demand.

Benefits of Variable Flow Pump and Fan systems

  • Reduce energy consumption and operating costs where electric motor speed reductions are practical
  • Match system performance to load requirements
  • Extend equipment service life
  • Reduce maintenance costs

Efficiency Manitoba offers rebates on the following technologies which improve the efficiency of variable flow pump and fan systems:

Variable Frequency Drives used with Inverter Duty Induction Motors

$50 PER HORSEPOWER

FOR FANS
UP TO 100 HP

$70 PER HORSEPOWER

FOR PUMPS
UP TO 100 HP

Variable Speed Permanent Magnet Motors

$70 PER HORSEPOWER

FOR FANS
UP TO 100 HP

$100 PER HORSEPOWER

FOR PUMPS
UP TO 100 HP

Your Business qualifies if:

  • The installation is a retrofit project.
  • The Variable Flow Pump and Fan systems are:
    • 100 HP or less;
    • Installed permanently;
    • Used for ventilation and/or pumping applications; and
    • Applied to variable flow applications.

For a complete list of equipment parameters, see the application form.

Steps to Participate

  1. APPLY THROUGH A REGISTERED CONTRACTOR

    Your contractor will evaluate your facility and help you decide which Variable Flow Pump and Fan applications will benefit you most. Apply through your contractor before the equipment is purchased or installed.

  2. INSTALL YOUR SYSTEM

    Once you receive approval through your contractor, the project can begin!

  3. START SAVING

    Once your equipment is installed in compliance with Canadian Electrical Code requirements and final inspections are passed, send us your completion form and permit documentation. We’ll then send your rebate.