Inverter Drive Systems Limited (IDS), based in Ilkeston, specify, supply, install and commission variable speed drives, otherwise known as inverters. Inverters can save substantial amounts of energy on a range of motor driven applications such as HVAC fans, pumps and compressors. The company is offering fellow members of the Low Carbon Business Network, a free, no obligation, Electric Motor Energy Reduction Survey to identify applications that would benefit from variable speed control and highlight the subsequent and often substantial energy and cost savings available. Industrial Technical Account Manager, for IDS, Leon Ball, said: “We are delighted to be included as active members of the Low Carbon Business Network. Reducing energy consumption is a passion of ours and we look forward to working with the diverse membership and the local business community.” An ABB Authorised Value Provider, IDS service, repair and maintain variable speed drives, with a facility in Ilkeston, Derbyshire. They have an extensive range of hire drives to cover breakdowns on critical applications and offer a 24/7 breakdown service in case of an emergency. To speak with IDS with regards to lowering energy costs please call 0115 944 1036 or email To see some case studies, please access