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What is the difference in running costs between a belt driven screw compressor and a direct driven

What is the difference in running costs between a belt driven screw compressor and a direct driven

Update Time:2021-07-02

There is a difference in running cost between the 2 technologies. The belt driven unit is a less expensive investment but consumes in average 3% extra energy. Also, a little bit more time has to be out to maintenance by adjusting, for example, the belt. The most suitable technology depends on the customer needs.