Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Differential Pulse Generators are suited for high-speed testing.

November 19, 2015

PicoSource PG900 Series can test transmission paths with fast pulse, instantly simulating wide-spectrum signal. Capable of creating pulses with less than <40 psec rise-times for 200 mV pulses or <60 psec for 2.5–6 V pulses, these USB-connected products offer differential outputs with programmable de-skew in 1 psec steps. Each output can also function in single-ended mode, and generators offer 2 triggered step-generation technologies to suit different applications. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Electrical Equipment & Systems

RF Signal Generators have 9 kHz to 3.0 GHz output frequencies.

November 12, 2015

With full remote control capability and digital automatic level control circuit scheme, Rigol DSG800 provides RF signal source with max output of +20 dBm and frequency resolution of 0.01 Hz at any frequency. SSB noise is -115 dBc/Hz, and internal clock exhibits <2 ppm standard or 5 ppb optional stability. As guided by 3.5 in. color LCD with grouped controls, operation is intuitive. Other features include sweep functions, analog modulation functions, and optional pulse train generation.
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Electrical Equipment & Systems, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Green & Clean

Pullout Strength-Optimized Pipe Fitting suits solar installations.

November 5, 2015

Incorporating second set screw set at 90° in vertical barrel, Hollaender® Speed Rail® X series exhibits increased pullout capacity for security and durability in solar panel installations. These slip-on aluminum pipe fittings, available in fixed and adjustable tee fittings, are used with aluminum, galvanized steel, stainless steel, or black iron pipe to build solar panel racking systems. Versatility enables construction of support structures anywhere solar panel needs to be installed. Read More

HVAC, Green & Clean, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Fully Integrated Solar Platform targets commercial installations.

October 30, 2015

Standardized across rooftop, carport, and ground installations, Helix™ features Cradle to Cradle Certified™ Silver-designated solar panels, mounting hardware that maximizes roof coverage; and SunPower® EnergyLink™ energy intelligence software. Latter quantifies real-time demand charge savings and identifies demand peaks and savings opportunities, and plug-and-play power station eliminates need to strip and land wires on site. Modular solution is designed for accelerated installation. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean

High-Amp Alternators offer 400,000 mile durability rating.

October 8, 2015

Developed for medium- and heavy-duty commercial trucks, PowerEdge™ Alternators include heavy-duty bearings, advanced long-life brush composition, and remote sense technology. Measuring just 7.7 in. long, fuel-efficient units also feature DENSO's patented segment conductor technology that incorporates square copper wire stator design. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Controls & Controllers

Clock Generators provides ultra-low jitter of 100 fsec.

October 6, 2015

Supplied in 7 x 7 mm QFN package, LMK033x8 promotes telecommunications infrastructure equipment reliability. Up to 2 PLLatinum™ fractional-N PLLs with 8 outputs enable jitter performance of 100 fsec RMS over multiple integration bandwidths (1 KHz to 5 MHz and 12 KHz to 20 MHz). Pin-mode control feature enables designers to select from 71 pre-programmed frequency startup plans. While integrated EEPROM facilitates customization, I²C interface gives designers control of device configuration. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean, Software

Power Plant Platform meets data-driven, secure power demands.

October 6, 2015

Digital Power Plant creates virtual Digital Twin of entire industrial power plant complex. Powered by Predix platform, Digital Twin comprises physics-based methods and digital technologies used to model present state of every asset in Digital Power Plant or a Digital Wind Farm. This technology lets utilities monitor and manage every aspect of the power generation ecosystem to generate electricity as cleanly, efficiently, and securely as demanded with real-time control and precision. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Arbitrary Waveform Generator offers high sample rate, resolution.

September 25, 2015

Offering max sample rate of 92 GSa/s with 32 GHz of analog bandwidth on up to 4 precisely aligned channels per 1-slot AXIe module simultaneously, M8196A lets engineers generate digital, multi-level signal scenarios at 8 bits vertical resolution and test their electrical and optical links with complex, modulated signals up to 64 GBaud. Other offerings include 8 bits vertical resolution, rise and fall times below 9 psec, up to 2 Vpp differential output voltage, and adjustable DC offset. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean, Controls & Controllers

Solar Panels target commercial installations.

September 24, 2015

Featuring series of 72-cell modules, Mono X NeON™ 72 uses n-type double-sided cell structure, which allows light reflected from rear of modules to be reabsorbed. Models LG360N2W-B3 and LG365N2W-B3 deliver high-efficiency output up to 360 and 365 W, respectively, in 1,960 x 1,000 x 46 mm panel. Unlike p-type solar modules, n-type cells use phosphorous instead of boron in doping process, eliminating Light Induced Degradation caused by simultaneous presence of boron and oxygen in wafers. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Smart Solar Modules incorporate Tigo Optimizers.

September 18, 2015

Integrating Tigo TS4-L Optimizer Solution with Bi-facial Solar Modules, GxB-310 SM Smart Modules provide peak string level AC/DC of 0.95+ using impedance matching technology. Components communicate wirelessly through gateway, allowing users to monitor system performance in real-time, while meeting NEC 690.12 Rapid Shutdown Safety standards. Double-glass, frameless units feature 21.5% efficient Cells enabling 310 W 60-cell and 370 W 72-cell solar panels with low thermal coefficient of -0.28%/C. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean, Electronic Components & Devices

PV Modules incorporate single-chip electronic optimization.

September 17, 2015

Incorporating single chip optimizer from Maxim Integrated Products, Inc., JinkoMX Module Series is UL certified and will generate more electricity that standard modules under most non-ideal real world conditions. Optimizers are integrated into junction box, performing maximum power point tracking separately on each cell string. Distributed MPPT architecture affords tolerance to soiling and shading, enabling denser system designs in rooftop and ground-mount systems. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Residential Standby Generator quietly delivers whole-house power.

September 17, 2015

Able to be placed as close as 18 in. from home, 12kW1 standby generator system (Model 040517) features NFPA standard approval. Footprint and front exhaust foster placement flexibility around residences, while muffler and alternator intake ducting optimize sound quality. Compatible with Symphony® II power management system, generator also has galvanneal steel enclosure and control panel with scrolling LED board. Vanguard™ engine comes with electric governing system. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Portable Power System offers multiple charging options.

September 15, 2015

In addition to AC plug-in DC charger, POW-R TOTE® can be outfitted with 5–124 W solar charger to enable fully remote deployment for indefinite periods. Rechargeable product, featuring voltmeter and intelligent battery management system, is also available in 99 and 117 Ah capacities. Weighing 23 lb, solution uses Li-ion battery technology and comes in watertight storm case that withstands harsh environments. Standard power connectors include automobile 12 V auxiliary outlet and Powerclaw®. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Green & Clean

Solar Grounding Products are certified to UL 2703.

September 15, 2015

Available in lengths from 6–72 in., Type SBJ solar bonding jumpers are approved for use with anodized aluminum, mill finished aluminum, and galvanized steel rack mounting systems. Conical contact points penetrate mounting surface to create solid bond. Expanding ground wire range to 250 kcmil –14, Type SGB lay-in solar grounding and bonding lugs are suited for use with copper or aluminum conductors. Both utilize Viritium® green plating process which prolongs life by minimizing galvanic corrosion. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean

Solar Modules eliminate need for racking.

September 14, 2015

Utilizing 60 cell laminates and heavy-duty, extruded aluminum Spice frame, JA Solar Modules can be attached directly to roof, eliminating racking. Modules snap together in rows and columns, can handle up to 72 in. attachment spans, and need only one grounding point for each array. Systems meet latest U.S. safety requirements, including UL-1703, UL-2703, and Class A Fire Codes. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean

PV Array Simulators help improve solar power production.

September 1, 2015

Supporting use in laboratories and on manufacturing lines, N8937APV (208 Vac) and N8957APV (400 Vac) help engineers develop, verify, and maximize performance of inverter maximum power point tracking (MPPT) algorithms and circuits. Both single-output, programmable DC power sources can simulate I-V curve characteristics under different environmental conditions. Additionally, simulators provide built-in voltage and current measurements and autoranging output from 500–1,500 V and 10–30 A. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Test & Measuring Instruments, Green & Clean, Electronic Components & Devices

Photovoltaic Simulators emulate dynamic electrical behavior.

August 31, 2015

With Embedded TerraSAS™ Terrestrial Solar Array Simulators, users can test isolated and non-isolated string inverters with voltages up to 1,000 Vdc and currents up to 15 A. Each simulator consists of programmable DC power supply with control software and GUI, high output isolation, and embedded PV simulation engine that provides I-V curve in single standalone unit. ETS1000Y is available in 3 configurations: [5 kW 1,000 Vdc at 5 A, [10 kW 1,000 Vdc at 10 A, and [15 kW 1,000 Vdc at 15 A. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Photovoltaic Modules feature double-glass design.

August 20, 2015

Encapsulated using 2.5 mm thick tempered glass on both sides with frameless design, 60-cell multi-Si Modules are weatherproof for deployment in extreme environments with high temperature/humidity, wind, salt, and arid conditions. Modules are based on IEC standard for 1,500 V system with no greater than 2.5% power degradation in first year followed by linear annual degradation rate of 0.5%. In addition to passing IEC61215 and IEC61730 reliability tests, modules obtained TUV SUD certifications. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean

Solar Power Systems provide bus stop and shelter lighting.

July 24, 2015

Made from rugged die cast aluminum, SEPCO Bus-Stop and Shelter Systems come complete with LEDs and solid-state driver that operates each fixture from integral solar-charged storage-battery system with low-profile solar panels. Lighting wattages range from 3.4 W with single fixture to 6.8 W with double fixture, evenly illuminating area for safety and security. Solar-power assemblies range from 10–425 W, with storage-battery sizes providing minimum of 5 days of self-powered autonomy. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Off-Grid Energy Storage System supplies power in remote areas.

July 21, 2015

Modular Energy Storage Solution (MESS) uses solar and wind energy, along with generator and Li-ion batteries for backup, to generate, store, and distribute 5–750 kWh of DC power. While dimensions make this hybrid, commercial-scale system transportable, plug-and-play characteristics allow for accelerated installation and startup. Interconnectivity and monitoring capabilities suit operation in remote locations. Uses include generating and delivering power for wireless base stations. Read More