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Xantrex Collaborates with Film and TV Industry Firm Involved in Vancouver Olympics and the Local NHL Team

June 30, 2016

BURNABY, BRITISH COLUMBIA, CANADA – Xantrex collaborates with HollyNorth, a Burnaby-based supplier to the film and entertainment industry, to create a Zamboni using a modified golf cart – a Fanboni, for the city’s National Hockey League (NHL) team. Capable of playing music and distributing T-shirts during tailgate parties, the Fanboni brought much excitement for the hockey fans and was... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Intersolar NA 2016: Ginlong Presents Solis 6-10kW Residential Inverters and 36-40kW Commercial Inverters in San Francisco

June 30, 2016

DUBLIN, Ohio - Ginlong Technologies, one of the world's oldest and largest string inverter manufacturers, will be presenting new and exciting inverter innovations at Intersolar North America 2016. The well attended solar exhibition in North America will take place on July 12-14, 2016 at the Moscone Center in San Francisco, CA, USA.  Highlighted at the Ginlong Solis Booth will be the: ... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Yale Recognized as 2016 Top Green Provider by Food Logistics

June 30, 2016

GREENVILLE, N.C. – The 2016 Food Logistics Green Providers list saw a new record high for applicants, confirming the emphasis the industry places on environmental stewardship and boosting cost and energy efficiency. For the fourth consecutive year, the publication named Yale Materials Handling Corporation to the list as a Top Green Provider, honored for its lithium-ion and hydrogen fuel cell... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Exide Technologies Earns Defense Production Act (DPA) Title III Program Award

June 30, 2016

Company to Enhance Production of Advanced Submarine Batteries at Fort Smith, Arkansas Facility MILTON, Ga. - Exide Technologies (www.exide.com), a global provider of stored electrical energy solutions, has been awarded a $30.7 million cost-sharing grant from the United States Government as part of the Defense Production Act (DPA) Title III Program. The... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Integrated Power Management IC is programmable and scalable.

June 30, 2016

Delivering flexibility and facilitated use, P9180A meets power needs of SoCs, FPGAs, and ASICs in multiple markets. Distributed power architecture lets engineers scale power beyond standalone capacity by adding distributed power units (DPUs) to system, and OTP configuration options allow for customizing settings and sequencing of P9180A and associated DPUs. Providing extended voltage ID range with 5 mV step size, solution complies with IMVP8/VR12.1 specifications. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Wall Plug-In 10 W AC/DC Power Supplies integrate USB connectors.

June 30, 2016

DoE Level VI- and CoC Tier 2-compliant SMI10 USB, SWI10 N USB, and SWI10 E USB meet efficiency and no load power requirements. Measuring down to 2.03 x 1.52 x 0.93 in., fixed blade SWI10 N USB (NA/Japanese) and SWI10 E USB (European) offer <0.075 W no load power consumption. Interchangeable AC blade options provided by SMI10 USB, with <0.1 W no load power consumption, enables use in NA, Europe, UK, Australia, and China. All models have 5 Vdc regulated output and 90&ndash;264 Vac universal input. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Bus Converter Module delivers up to 650 W.

June 30, 2016

Offered in 2.28 x 1.45 x 0.5 in. quarter-brick format, Model BMR458 is intended for Information and Communication Technology applications, including datacom and server and storage systems. Unit provides max current output of 54.2 A, tightly regulated 12 V output (±2 mV, typical) across 40&ndash;60 V input voltage range, and efficiency up to 96.6% at half load. Module features active- or droop-current sharing as well as dynamic load compensation, snapshot parameter capture, and PMBus v1.3 interface. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Full Brick 1,000 W DC/DC Converter operates from -55 to +105°C.

June 29, 2016

Serving military/aerospace and high-reliability applications, 1,000 W FXW series offers -T option for -55 to +105°C operation (including cold start at -55°C). Input range of 9&ndash;36 Vdc accommodates power sources from 12&ndash;24 V to 28 V nominal, and output voltages available are 24 and 28 Vdc. Featuring 2,250 Vdc input to output isolation, models offer efficiency up to 96.5%, use synchronous rectification, and operate at fixed frequency. Package size for DC/DC series is 2.5 x 4.7 x 0.52 in. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Off-Grid Inverter supports heating, cooling and refrigeration.

June 29, 2016

Equipped with 2 AC output ports to power 2 distinct types of AC loads, such as electric water heater or refrigerator, 1.2 KW Dual-Output Off-Grid CyboInverter has 4 input channels that can connect to 4 solar panels or batteries and produce 1,150 W AC peak power. Product is UL1741 certified and NEMA 6 rated. Since off-grid solar power systems enabled by Dual-Output CyboInverters do not involve high voltage or high current DC, they are intrinsically safe. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Texas Instruments Meets Need for Skilled Power Engineers with Power Management Lab Kit Series

June 24, 2016

Educational tool equips current and future engineers with real-world power expertise DALLAS - Texas Instruments (TI) (NASDAQ:TXN) is bridging the gap between power theory and real-world applications for engineering students and industry professionals alike with the TI Power Management Lab Kit (TI-PMLK) series. All electronic systems, without exception, need a power solution. A growth in power... Read More

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

Intelligent Gas Module enhances commercial gas line monitoring.

June 24, 2016

Enabling distributed intelligence, M250 records and transmits pressure and temperature reading data from commercial/industrial gas line monitors. It provides secure, open standards, IPv6, 2-way communication to utility using RF mesh network, and available data includes pressure and temperature as well as corrected and uncorrected volumes. Along with 4 dynamic channels of register data, support includes Modbus connection and user-selectable time increments for data retrieval. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Rugged 5 kW Power Converter withstands harsh environments.

June 24, 2016

Delivering efficiencies up to 92%, C/B 4800 Series includes 6U x 56TE x 306 mm DC/DC and AC/DC modules. There are 9 DC input ranges available from 10&ndash;16 V to 450&ndash;800 V, and AC input options are single-phase 115 or 230 Vac as well as 3-phase 3 x 200 Vac, 3 x 400 Vac, and 3 x 480 Vac. Single outputs come in 10 standard ranges from 12&ndash;400 Vdc, and all outputs are adjustable and regulated to 0.2% or better (load) and 0.1% (line). C4800 models feature comprehensive protection circuitry.<br /> Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

DC-DC Converters include companion EMI filters from 1-20 A.

June 24, 2016

Available in models ranging from 5&ndash;100 Watts, VHR Series powers non-flight-critical programs in military, avionics, and unmanned systems as well as manufacturing equipment and controls. Units offer wide input range for nominal 28 V input and average efficiency of 85%. Designed to operate at full-load over temperature range of -40 to +100°C, series features fixed frequency operation, soft-start, magnetic feedback, inhibit and current-limit protection. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

ATX PC Power Supply features additional 24 V output.

June 23, 2016

With 90-264 Vac universal input and active PFC, Model TIPC400-24 meets EN 61000-3-2 standards. Unit delivers DC output voltages of +3.3 V/16 A, +5 V/16 A, dual +12 V/16 A, +24 V/5 A, -12 V/0.5 A, +5 Vsb/3 A, and optional -5 V/0.3 A. Max overall output power is 400 W, with +3.3 V and +5 V providing max power of 130 W. Measuring 5.5 x 5.9 x 3.4 in. and operating from 0&ndash;50°C, Model TIPC400-24 includes short circuit, over voltage, and over current protections. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment

AC/DC 250 W Power Supplies carry medical and ITE certifications.

June 22, 2016

Operating with up to 94% efficiency, TDK-Lambda CUS200M series operates from universal of 85&ndash;265 Vac input and can deliver 200 W when convection cooled and up to 250 W with 1.5 m/sec airflow. Nominal outputs, adjustable via potentiometer, include 12, 18, 24, and 48 Vdc, and such features as remote on/off and 5 V standby output are standard on all models. Drawing <0.5 W in standby mode, isolated products deliver full power with ambient temperatures of -20 to +50°C and 50% power at +70°C.<br /> Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Test & Measuring Instruments

Power Interface Module supports ATCA applications.

June 22, 2016

Available in 2.28 x 1.45 x 0.84 in. quarter-brick format, Model PIM4610PD simplifies design in blade server applications based on ATCA and PICMG 3.7 systems. Unit operates over input range of 36&ndash;75 V, delivering 864 W with 54 V input, 768 W at 48 V, and 600 W at 37.5 V. Offering up to 98.8% efficiency at 600 W, module provides energy monitoring via I2C or PMBus. Low-EMI design techniques ensure that minimal filtering is needed to meet CISPR Class B EMC standards required for ICT systems. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Three-Phase UPS supports large to hyperscale data centers.

June 21, 2016

Providing flexible operating modes and pay-as-you-grow architecture, Galaxy VX&trade; Uninterruptible Power Supply is suited for large facilities, data centers, and business-critical applications. In Double Conversion Mode, unit minimizes switching losses using 4-level conversion technology. EcoMode delivers up to 99% efficiency, and ECOnversion Mode offers hybrid between Eco Mode and Double Conversion Mode, delivering double conversion performance with up to 99% efficiency. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Electrovaya Signs a Letter of Intent with a Major Residential Energy Storage Provider for Delivery of Lithium Ion Battery Modules for Residential Energy Storage over a Period of Three Years

June 17, 2016

This Letter of Intent envisages delivery over three years starting in Q4, FY 2016, to a major Original Equipment Manufacturer and leader in the growing Residential Energy Storage market. TORONTO, Ontario – Electrovaya Inc. (TSX: EFL) today announced that it signed a Letter of Intent (LOI) with a Global Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) for the delivery of battery modules for Residential... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, HVAC, Services

Mersen to Exhibit During ITEC 2016 (IEEE Transportation Electrification Conference and Exhibition), June 27-29, 2016

June 17, 2016

NEWBURYPORT, MA - Mersen will be showcasing its broad line of power management solutions for the rapidly evolving Electric Vehicles (EV/HEV) and Electrical Energy Storage (EES) markets during the ITEC 2016 (IEEE Transportation Electrification Conference and Exhibition), June 27th – 29th in Dearborn, Michigan.          Mersen’s expert team of application specialists will be on hand... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

DC-DC Converters feature ultra-wide input range.

June 17, 2016

Available in open frame or optional encapsulated package, 30 Watt CP30 and 40 Watt CP40 Series offer ultra-wide 2:1 and 4:1 input range. Units provide single output voltages of 3.3, 5, 12, and 15 Vdc and have wide operating temperature of -40 to +85°C with derating. Measuring 1 x 1 x 0.4 in., RoHS-compliant converters feature fixed-frequency operation; auto-restart over-voltage, over-current, and over-temperature protections; undervoltage lockout; and ±10% output voltage trim. Read More