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Buck Regulators Offer 96 Percent Efficiency, Advanced Power Management

October 17, 2011 1:52 pm | Product Releases | Comments

Summit Microelectronics’ SMB220 and SMB221 integrated 10-A and 20-A buck regulators offer built-in MOSFET’s, digital programmability and non-volatile configuration. Applications include

Linear Tech Declared Most Profitable American Company

October 17, 2011 1:20 pm | by PowerPulse.net | News | Comments

The most profitable large company in the United States is Linear Technology Corp., according to an earning rankings analysis by Bloomberg. In ranking large U.S. companies by their earnings, Bloomberg used an analysis that gave...

Innovolt Announces Jeff Spence as President and Chief Operating Officer

October 17, 2011 1:20 pm | by PowerPulse.net | News | Comments

Innovolt announces Jeff Spence as the company’s President and Chief Operating Officer. Spence is charged with extending the company’s reach, both geographically and via increased market penetration. Since joining Innovolt in January 2011, the...

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Bombardier and Infineon to Partner in Field of Drive Electronics for Locomotives, High-Speed and Metro Trains

October 17, 2011 1:20 pm | by PowerPulse.net | News | Comments

Infineon Technologies AG and Bombardier Transportation have entered into a strategic partnership in the field of drive electronics for advanced rail vehicles. The agreement envisages the supply of semiconductor components by Infineon to Bombardier...

AEG Power Solutions Inaugurates Power Electronics Factory in India

October 14, 2011 12:20 pm | by PowerPulse.net | News | Comments

AEG Power Solutions announced the opening of its power electronic factory in India. This opening is said to underline the high engagement of AEG PS on the Indian subcontinent. At the 80,000 sq ft...

Power Sources Unlimited Receives International Organization for Standardization ISO 9001:2008 Certification for Quality Management System

October 14, 2011 12:20 pm | by PowerPulse.net | News | Comments

Power Sources Unlimited, Inc. announced that it has received the International Organization for Standardization ISO 9001:2008 certification for its Quality Management System. The ISO standards are published by the International Organization for Standardization and are...

CEA Announces New Wireless Power Standard

October 14, 2011 12:20 pm | by PowerPulse.net | News | Comments

The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)® announced the publication of CEA-2042.1, Wireless Power Glossary of Terms. The standard, defined by CEA’s Wireless Power Subcommittee, addresses system components in order to facilitate widespread deployment of...

Compact Fuel-Gauge Increases Li+ Battery Runtime

October 14, 2011 7:42 am | Product Releases | Comments

Maxim Integrated Products introduces the MAX17047 fuel gauge for single-cell Li+ battery packs. Featuring the company's new ModelGauge m3 algorithm, the MAX17047 is the industry's only coulomb-counting fuel gauge that does not suffer from the abrupt corrections...

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Sine Wave Inverters Provide Up to 3000 VA for Rail, Military and Industrial Apps

October 13, 2011 12:47 pm | Product Releases | Comments

Schaefer announced a series of efficient, pure sine wave inverters that provide up to 3000 VA of power. The PRP-3000 Series has versions that meet industrial (EN60950) or rail (EN50155) standards. Standard input voltages of

After Smart Meters: What's Next? You Will Find Out at the Smart Grid Electronics Forum

October 13, 2011 12:20 pm | by PowerPulse.net | News | Comments

Smart Meters are currently being installed by the millions around the world: what’s the next step in the development of the Smart Grid? As a delegate at the second-annual Smart Grid Electronics Forum (SGEF...

STMicroelectronics Collaborates with Enel for Smarter, Energy-Saving Domestic Appliances

October 13, 2011 12:20 pm | by PowerPulse.net | News | Comments

STMicroelectronics (ST) announced that Enel has selected ST to be its key semiconductor partner in the Energy@Home consortium launched by Electrolux, Enel, Indesit and Telecom Italia in October 2009, with the objective of helping...

Seven Auto Manufacturers Collaborate on Harmonized Electric Vehicle Fast Charging Solution

October 13, 2011 12:20 pm | by PowerPulse.net | News | Comments

Recognizing the importance of a single international approach for DC fast charging, Audi, BMW, Daimler, Ford, General Motors, Porsche and Volkswagen have agreed on the combined charging system as an international standardized approach to...

Switcher Delivers 400 Watts in a 3 x 5 U-Frame

October 13, 2011 10:54 am | Product Releases | Comments

Tectrol introduces the TIP400 which increases the industry-standard 3.3 x 5” footprint up to 400 watts. The supply features greater than 90% efficiency with forced air cooling.

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Fast 1200V IGBTs Reduce Switching and Conduction Losses

October 13, 2011 9:12 am | International Rectifier | Product Releases | Comments

International Rectifier announced the introduction of a family of reliable, efficient 1200 V Insulated Gate Bipolar Transistors (IGBTs) for induction heating, uninterruptible power supplies (UPS) solar and welding applications.

ST Collaborates with Enel for Smart, Energy Saving Appliances

October 12, 2011 2:04 pm | News | Comments

STMicroelectronics announced that Enel has selected ST to be its key semiconductor partner in the Energy@Home consortium

Micro Power Exceeds 750 Maccor Battery Testing Channels

October 12, 2011 1:53 pm | News | Comments

Micro Power announced its Battery Testing Lab has exceeded 750 Maccor channels for concurrent battery testing and evaluation. With over 750 operating Maccor channels that programmatically charge or discharge an individual cell or battery pack, Micro Power is one of the largest battery testing and evaluation facilities in North America. The computerized Maccor systems can

600 V and 650 V N-Channel Power MOSFETs Feature Currents From 22 A to 47 A

October 12, 2011 12:32 pm | Product Releases | Comments

Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. released a series of 600 V and 650 V n-channel power MOSFETs with ultra-low maximum on-resistance from 64 m? to 190 m? at 10 V and with a wide range of current ratings from 22 A to 47 A. Based on the

Delta Announces CHAdeMO Certification of High Efficiency DC Quick Charger

October 12, 2011 12:20 pm | by PowerPulse.net | News | Comments

Delta Electronics announced its new high efficiency Delta DC Quick Charger, an advanced EV charging product from Delta EV Charging Solutions has passed CHAdeMO certification, the global industry standard for quick charging. As...

Infineon Succeeds in Producing Chips on New 300-Millimeter Thin Wafer Technology for Power Semiconductors

October 11, 2011 12:20 pm | by PowerPulse.net | News | Comments

Infineon Technologies AG has produced the first chips on a 300-millimeter thin wafer for power semiconductors at the Villach site in Austria. Infineon states that this makes it the first company in the world...

Polyacene Capacitors Target LED Flash Used in Compact Mobile Devices

October 10, 2011 3:03 pm | Product Releases | Comments

Taiyo Yuden introduced the Polyacene Capacitors (Supercap) PAS2126FR2R5504, measuring 26 mm x 20 mm with a maximum height of 0.9 mm. At 0.9 mm thin, the Polyacene Capacitor realizes a high capacitance of 0.5 F. This product is

Crane Aerospace & Electronics Power Solutions TRUs Fly on Gulfstream G650

October 10, 2011 2:49 pm | News | Comments

Crane Aerospace & Electronics Power Solutions was selected by Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. to supply its Transformer Rectifier Units (TRU) on the Gulfstream G650. The five 250A TRUs on each G650 provide DC bus power throughout the aircraft. The TRU is common across the Gulfstream fleet of both the existing G450 & G550 and the new G650 aircraft. This commonality across the fleet will help

Pluggable PSUs Are Optimized for cPCI Systems

October 10, 2011 12:34 pm | Product Releases | Comments

Verotec has extended its range of modular pluggable power converters with the introduction of 11 new models specifically designed to be fully compliant with the PICMG 2.11 Power Interface specification. To meet the cPCI high current requirements

ROHM Semi Announces Name Change of Subsidiary OKI Semi to Lapis Semiconductor

October 10, 2011 12:20 pm | by PowerPulse.net | News | Comments

ROHM Semiconductor announced that OKI Semiconductor Co., Ltd., part of the ROHM group, will change its company name to Lapis Semiconductor Co., Ltd. The name change will became effective on Oct. 1st2011, three years after...

Contour Finalizes Series C Round Financing

October 10, 2011 12:20 pm | by PowerPulse.net | News | Comments

Contour Energy Systems, a portable power company commercializing next-generation battery systems, announced it has finalized its Series C round of financing that now includes SBI Jefferies Asia Fund L.P. as its newest investor. The...

Hitachi Buys Majority Stake in Hi-Rel Electronics

October 10, 2011 12:20 pm | by PowerPulse.net | News | Comments

Hitachi, Ltd. and Hi-Rel Electronics Pvt. Ltd. announced closing of a transaction under which Hitachi has made a majority equity investment in Hi-Rel, in a move to strengthen Hitachi’s and Hi-Rel’s power electronics business...

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