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Microwave Generator Delivers More Than 100 W CW at 2.45 GHz

June 21, 2011 9:52 am | Product Releases | Comments

Emblation Microwave has introduced its model ISYS245 microwave generator for commercial, industrial, research, and test applications requiring a high-power microwave source.

Taiyo Yuden Power Inductors: Leading DC Bias Characteristics

June 21, 2011 8:18 am | Product Releases | Comments

Taiyo Yuden has announced details of the commercial release of three new 4mm square wire-wound power inductors, the NRS4010 (4.0x4.0x1.0mm), the NRS4012 (4.0x4.0x1.2mm) and the NRS4018 (4.0x.4.0x1.8mm), each representing a maximum thickness.

Signal Generator Boasts Excellent Phase Noise

June 21, 2011 7:24 am | Product Releases | Comments

The HMC-T2220, a 10 MHz to 20 GHz synthesized signal generator, provides the highest output power, lowest harmonic levels and broadest frequency range in its class. It is compact and lightweight, and delivers up to +28 dBm of CW output power in 0.1 dB steps over a 60 dB dynamic range. The generator features USB, GPIB and Ethernet interfaces, and innovative control software for carefree integration within multiple test environments.

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ZMDI Announces Digital Power Management Development and Patent License Agreement with Power-One

June 21, 2011 5:34 am | News | Comments

ZMD AG (ZMDI) and Power-One entered into a non-exclusive, worldwide, field of use agreement for Digital Power Technology (DPT) patents from Power-One. The agreement licenses certain of Power-One's digital power technology ("DPT") patents to ZMDI...

Mitsubishi Develops Cargo Container-type Large-capacity Energy Storage System

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

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd., (MHI), has developed what it says is Japan’s first cargo container-type large-capacity energy storage system that uses a lithium-ion rechargeable battery. The system is capable of providing power of up...

C & D Technologies Receives Going Private Proposal

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

C&D Technologies, Inc. announced that it had received a non-binding proposal for a going private transaction from affiliates of Angelo, Gordon & Co., LP, the holder of approximately 65% of the company’s common stock,...

Enphase Energy Filing for IPO

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

Enphase Energy Inc. has filed plans in the US with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to raise up to $100 million in an initial public offering (IPO) of common stock. Shareholders of the...

New Compact Energy-Harvesting and Power-Management IC

June 20, 2011 7:24 am | Product Releases | Comments

The MAX17710 harvests energy from power sources of 1uW to 100mW for efficiently charging THINERGY(R) Micro-Energy Cells (MECs). 

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The Tinker's Toolbox - Powercast's Harry Ostaffe on Energy Harvesting

June 20, 2011 7:14 am | Podcasts | Comments

In this episode, we talk to Harry Ostaffe of Powercast on energy harvesting technology with a focus on RF power capture. The company’s RF energy harvesting technology addresses the efficiency of converting radio waves into DC power over a wide operating range.

GM Ventures Invests in Battery Electric Bus Company

June 17, 2011 12:20 pm | by PowerPulse.net | News | Comments

General Motors Ventures LLC will invest $6 million in Proterra Inc., a leading maker of zero-emission commercial transit buses, as part of its mission to invest in next-generation technologies that support innovation in the...

Ener1 and JSC Mobile GTES Sign Strategic, Five-Year Framework Agreement

June 17, 2011 12:20 pm | by PowerPulse.net | News | Comments

Ener1, Inc. and Russia’s JSC Mobile GTES (MGTES), a whole-owned subsidiary of the Federal Grid Company (FGC) of Unified Energy System, announced that they have signed a strategic framework agreement to contemplate the manufacture...

IEEE: Solar PV to Cost Less than Conventional Generation in 10 Years

June 17, 2011 12:20 pm | by PowerPulse.net | News | Comments

Within the next 10 years, solar PV systems have the potential to be the most economical form of generating electricity, even compared to traditional fossil fuels, say solar energy experts from IEEE. To achieve...

The Tinker's Toolbox - Vishay's David Grey on Power MOSFET Technology

June 17, 2011 9:15 am | Podcasts | Comments

In this episode, we talk to David Grey of Vishay Siliconix on power technology at the board level, in particular power MOSFETs and what Vishay is going in that area.

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SMA Solar Technology Acquires Electromagnetic Component Supplier

June 16, 2011 12:20 pm | by PowerPulse.net | News | Comments

SMA Solar Technology AG signed a purchase agreement to acquire dtw Sp.z o.o., one of Poland’s largest manufacturers of electromagnetic components, in Krakow today. The transaction is expected to be closed in July 2011...

Avnet Abacus Signs Green Technology Battery Deal with Cymbet

June 16, 2011 12:20 pm | by PowerPulse.net | News | Comments

Avnet Abacus, a European interconnect, passive, electromechanical and power distributor, has signed a Pan-European distribution agreement with Cymbet Corp. to distribute Cymbet’s complete range of rechargeable solid state batteries, power management devices, and evaluation...

Hitachi Announces the Opening of Investment Discussions With Hi-Rel Electronics

June 16, 2011 12:20 pm | by PowerPulse.net | News | Comments

Hitachi, Ltd. and Hi-Rel Electronics Pvt. Ltd. announced that they have agreed to open discussions regarding a business alliance, including Hitachi’s investment on Hi-Rel and creation of a new manufacturing facility. The aim of...

Comtech Xicom Doubles Output Power and Boosts Efficiency On Popular Amplifier

June 16, 2011 11:16 am | Product Releases | Comments

Comtech Xicom Technology introduced a new high efficiency 400 Watt Ku-Band traveling wave tube amplifier (TWTA) with the size, weight and prime-power requirements of traditional 200 Watt products.

NXP Introduces New Plastic Packages for RF Power Transistors

June 16, 2011 10:47 am | Product Releases | Comments

NXP Semiconductors N.V. announced the launch of a complete line of overmolded plastic (OMP) RF power devices with peak powers ranging from 2.5 to 200 Watts.

VYCON’s Clean Energy Storage Solutions Keep Gambro’s Critical Dialysis Equipment Manufacturing from Going Down

June 16, 2011 6:18 am | Blogs | Comments

There are hundreds of thousands of people with kidney and liver problems that rely on state-of-the-art dialysis equipment.

Martek Power Targets Aviation with New MW75S Power Supply

June 16, 2011 6:10 am | Product Releases | Comments

Martek Power today announced the release of its new MW75S 75 watt AC-DC front end power supply which meets the most rigorous specifications for military and commercial aviation applications. The MW75S is part of the MW Series product line...

Aeroflex Adds Avionics Waveforms to S-Series Signal Generators

June 15, 2011 12:56 pm | Product Releases | Comments

Following in the footsteps of the Aeroflex industry-standard 2030 Series avionics signal generator, Aeroflex Limited, announced the addition of popular avionics waveforms to its S-Series signal generator family.

Power-One Announces Digital Power Management Patent License With ZMDI

June 15, 2011 12:20 pm | by PowerPulse.net | News | Comments

Power-One, Inc. and Zentrum Mikroelektronik Dresden AG (ZMDI) announced today that they entered into a non-exclusive, worldwide, Field of Use agreement for Digital Power Technology (DPT) patents from Power-One. Digital Power Technology drives increased system...

ZigBee Smart Energy Working Group Reaches Agreement on Use of HTTP and CoAP

June 15, 2011 12:20 pm | by PowerPulse.net | News | Comments

The ZigBee® Alliance announced major progress in achieving agreement on a proposal involving the way HTTP and CoAP are used in the draft of the Smart Energy version 2 standard. This agreement means the...

ISO Launches ISO 50001 Energy Management Standard

June 15, 2011 12:20 pm | by PowerPulse.net | News | Comments

The International Organization for Standardization (ISO) launched its International Standard ISO 50001 on energy management systems, an eagerly awaited event because it is estimated the standard could have a positive impact on some 60...

Allegro MicroSystems Offers New LED Backlight Driver

June 15, 2011 12:06 pm | Product Releases | Comments

Allegro MicroSystems announces a new multi-output WLED/RGB driver for backlighting LCD monitors and televisions. The A8516 is a versatile and economical LED driver IC that will enable system designers to reduce component count and overall system cost.

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