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U.S. Army Awards Nuwaves Engineering 2016 SBIR Phase I Contract for Development of Tactical Aircraft Transponder Simulation System

September 23, 2016

NuWaves Partners with ViaSat to Accurately Simulate the RF Signal Environment MIDDLETOWN, Ohio – NuWaves Engineering, a veteran-owned small business providing advanced radio frequency (RF) and microwave solutions, today announced a Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase I contract with the U.S. Army’s Redstone Test Center (RTC) to research and develop a Mode 5 Identification... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

CUI's External Ac-Dc Power Supplies Now Meet EU's CoC Tier 2 Efficiency Standards

September 23, 2016

TUALATIN, Ore. — CUI today announced that the majority of its line of external ac-dc power supplies now meet the European Union’s (EU) Code of Conduct (CoC) Tier 1 and CoC Tier 2 efficiency standards. The European Union’s CoC Tier 1 effectively harmonizes the EU with US DoE Level VI and became effective as a voluntary requirement from January 2014, two years ahead of Level VI. Its... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

DC-DC Converters support IGBT, SiC, and MOSFET gate drives.

September 23, 2016

Available in SIP, DIP, and low-profile surface mount packages, MGJ6 Series provides bipolar voltages required for high-side and low-side IGBT, SiC, and MOSFET gate drive applications. Isolated 6 Watt series comprises combinations of wide input voltages with nominals of 5, 12, or 24 Vdc and +15/-5, +15/-10 or +20/-5 Vdc outputs. With characterized dV/dt immunity of 80 kV/µs minimum at 1.6 kV, converters contribute to high reliability in fast switching drive systems. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, HVAC

Tecogen Wins $1.6M Order for 300kW InVerde e+ System

September 22, 2016

InVerde e+ Gains Momentum in Health Care Segment WALTHAM, Mass. - Tecogen® Inc. (NASDAQ: TGEN), provider of clean energy products which, through patented technology, nearly eliminate criteria pollutants and significantly reduce a customer's carbon footprint, today announced the sale of a 300kW combined heat and power system to a medical center in Brooklyn, NY. Worth over $1.6 million,... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Solar Power Plant supports large-scale applications.

September 22, 2016

With un-ganged trackers that can withstand 10° slope, SunPower® Oasis® enables flexible site selection, efficient site utilization, and maximum energy production. Oasis has no combiner boxes, cable trays, motor batteries, or other parts that typically cause failure. All DC wiring of trackers is managed above ground with pre-manufactured DC harnesses. Using 75% less water than manual cleaning, robotic panel cleaning technology operates at night to avoid disrupting daytime energy production. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Electrovaya Supplying Lithium Ion Batteries to Hyster-Yale

September 20, 2016

Ceramic Separator, Separion™, Gives Industry Leading Safety to Lithium Ion Batteries TORONTO, Ontario, September 15th, 2016 – Electrovaya (TSX:EFL) (OTCQX:EFLVF) today announced that it is supplying Lithium Ion Batteries to Hyster-Yale Group. These Lithium ion battery modules all contain Electrovaya’s proprietary ceramic separator, Separion™, which provides the highest... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

IntelliPower Awarded UPS Supplier to U.S. Marine Corp TDN DDS-M Program

September 20, 2016

ORANGE, Calif. - IntelliPower, Inc., a world class leader in the design and manufacturing of rugged uninterruptible power systems (UPS), is proud to announce that it has been selected again as the UPS supplier to the U.S. Marine Corp Tactical Data Network Data Distribution System-Modular (TDN DDS-M) program. As the incumbent supplier over the past seven years, IntelliPower has nearly 5,000 TDN... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Rugged Epoxy Encapsulated Package Option for VPT Series

September 20, 2016

BLACKSBURG, VA – VPT® Inc., a HEICO company (NYSE:HEI.A) (NYSE:HEI) today announced the availability of a fully encapsulated epoxy package option for its VPT Series of high-reliability DC-DC converters, EMI filters and accessory products. The epoxy packaging allows for aqueous cleaning processes often required in higher volume circuit board production applications. Additionally, the epoxy... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Battery Test System offers automated characterization.

September 20, 2016

With single output up to 40 V/3,600 A/72 kW per system, 9220 Series Low Voltage/High Current Battery Charge/Discharge Test System tests lead-acid, lead-cadmium, and other large format batteries used in energy storage systems. Dual Bay System is bi-directional requiring no additional equipment to charge or discharge unit-under-test. Built-in measurement system eliminates external measurement devices by providing time-stamped digital readings for voltage, current, and power as well as Ah and kWh. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

ATX IPC Power Supply features dual +12 V rails.

September 20, 2016

Measuring 5.5 x 5.9 x 3.4 in., Model TIPC500P provides DC voltage outputs with max loads of +3.3 V/24 A, +5 V/20 A, dual +12 V/18 A, -12 V/0.5 A, +5 Vsb/3 A, and optional -5 V/0.2 A output. Maximum overall output is 500 W, with +3.3 V and +5 V providing max power of 120 W. Operating from 0–50°C with 90-264 Vac universal input and active PFC, power supply is equipped with internal 12 Vdc fan and remote on/off function. Unit meets EN 61000-3-2 standards and reaches 80PLUS platinum efficiency level. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Encapsulated DC-DC Converters operate in harsh environments. .

September 20, 2016

Encapsulated in metal 1.0 x 1.0 x 0.4 in. industry-standard package with isolated baseplate, AXA 25W Series offers up to 90% efficiency and covers ultra-wide 4:1 input voltage range; nominally 24 V or 48 V. Series consists of single 3.3, 5, 12, and 15 V output models together with ±12 and ±15 V dual output models. Operating from -40 to 85°C, converters offer overload protection, remote on/off control, and input-to-output isolation voltage of 1,500 Vdc. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Wide Input 15 W DC/DC Converters have 6-sided shielding.

September 20, 2016

Enclosed in 1 x 1 in., 6-sided shielded metal case, TDK-Lambda 15 W CCG15S series operates from 9–36 Vdc or 18–76 Vdc input and is available with 3.3, 5, 12, or 15 V outputs. Operating efficiencies reach 88%, and ambient operation is possible from -40 to +85°C. All models have ±10% output trim function, remote on/off capability, as well as over voltage and over current protection. Fully isolated CCG series offers input to output isolation of 1,500 and 1,000 Vdc input or output to case. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mechanical Power Transmission

Siemens to Showcase new Onshore Wind Turbines and Service Innovation

September 19, 2016

Siemens at WindEnergy Hamburg trade show at Hall 6, Booth B6.362

  • Panelists at Wind Europe conference
  • Booth presentation on 360 square meters
  • Product launches include new onshore turbines and service products
At the WindEnergy 2016 trade show Siemens will showcase various innovations designed to address the challenges of the energy transition:... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment

Spellman High Voltage to Exhibit at the American Society of Radiation Oncology 2016 Annual Meeting in Boston

September 19, 2016

Annual meeting is one of the World’s most important Radiation Oncology conferences, featuring presentations on ground breaking science, educational sessions and a technical exhibit. September 14, 2016 - Hauppauge New York – Spellman High Voltage Electronics Corporation, the world’s largest independent manufacturer of custom high voltage power conversion and X-Ray products, announces... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Canadian Solar Deploys Ampt's DC Optimizers in 33 MW Utility Solar Plant

September 19, 2016

DC String Optimizers Deliver Superior Performance and Project Economics GUELPH, Ontario and FORT COLLINS, Colo., Sept. 13, 2016 - Ampt LLC, a global leader in power conversion technology, today announced the deployment of its DC optimizers in a 33 MW solar photovoltaic (PV) system with Canadian Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ: CSIQ), one of the world's largest solar power companies. The project uses... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

CDM Now Stocks the Full Times-Protect® Data Line Protection Series of Surge Protectors For 1GB or 10/100 BASE-T Applications

September 19, 2016

Parts Comply with Extended RFC2544 Test Methods for Data Integrity Turnersville, NJ - CDM Electronics, a premier authorized distributor of electronic connectors and cables, now stocks the Times Microwave Systems' Times-Protect® Data Line Series of lightning and surge protectors, which includes LP-DOE-1G, LP-POE-1G and LP-PAE-100 modules.  The compact devices are engineered to support... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Transportation Industry Products

Ocean Power Technologies Announces New Contract with the U.S. Department of Defense Office of Naval Research

September 19, 2016

PENNINGTON, N.J. - Ocean Power Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:OPTT) (“OPT” or “the Company”) announced today that it has been awarded a contract (or “Contract”), valued at nearly $250,000, by the U.S. Department of Defense Office of Naval Research (“ONR”) to conduct the design of a new mass-spring oscillating PowerBuoy for mission critical sensors.  Such a PowerBuoy differs from the... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

DC/DC Converters survive extreme temperature environments.

September 19, 2016

Designed for harsh environments, HTD Series includes isolated 1.5 W DC/DC converter that operates from -55 to +155°C and non-isolated converters that operate from -55 to +185°C. All products feature dual outputs and thick film hybrid microcircuit technology, bare semiconductor die integrated with passive components, and thick film conductors on ceramic substrate. While component-attach and die bonding optimize temperature resistance, hermetic metal packaging promotes long-term reliability. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

AC-DC Power Supplies provide 4 output module slots.

September 19, 2016

Constructed in compact, low-profile, 1U mechanical chassis, nanofleX Series can accommodate up to 4 single-slot plug-in customer selected output voltage modules. Digitally controlled power supplies deliver up to 850 W from universal input voltage or up to 1,200 W from high line source. Four slots provide 19 nominal output voltage options ranging from +3.3 to +60 Vdc. GUI facilitates control and configuration of nanofleX via I2C interface using PMBus commands. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

PXIe Switching Modules provide signal isolation.

September 19, 2016

Compatible with 18- and 9-slot 3U PXI Express mainframes and 4-slot portable PXI-hybrid mainframe, SentinelEX PXI Express Switching Modules help maximize performance of measurement instrumentation by reducing false pass/fail errors and intermittent faults associated with marginal signal levels. Products maximize test signal integrity through use of advanced circuit board layout techniques that minimize effects of unwanted transmission stubs and shield against radiated signals in adjacent slots. Read More