Power Supplies & Protective Devices

Electrical Equipment & Systems

AC-DC Power Supplies charge energy storage systems.

July 25, 2016

Accepting wide 85–265 Vac input, EVS Series includes board style 300 Watt models that operate without forced air cooling and enclosed 600 Watt models with internal cooling fan. Constant current power supplies deliver nominal 18 V (300 W only), 36 V, and 57 V outputs for use with 12, 24, and 48 V lithium ion, nickel hydride, and lead acid batteries. Float voltage is user adjustable down to nominal battery voltage and charging current can be set from 50–100% of rated current. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

X-Ray Source delivers 80 kV at 100 Watts.

July 25, 2016

Integrating high voltage power supply, filament power supply, and X-ray tube into single package assembly, Monoblock® XRB80HR eliminates problematic external high voltage cabling. Unit features power factor corrected, universal voltage input and standard RS-232 digital interface. Designed for high duty cycle applications, fully sealed X-ray source can be mounted in any physical orientation. It is available with fan shaped X-ray beam geometry or cone-shaped beam pattern.  Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

External Power Supplies meet Level VI efficiency standard.

July 21, 2016

Designed for integration with test and measurement equipment and industrial systems, 90 Watt TE90 Series exceeds U.S. Department of Energy's Level VI standard. Desktop units feature heavy industrial levels of EMC per EN61000-4-X for protecting equipment from harsh electrical environments, including 8/15 kV for ESD and 4 kV for input surge protection. IEC 60320 C14, C8, or C18 grounded input receptacles can accept input line cords with any appropriate plug configuration. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Compact DIN-Rail Power Supplies offer efficiency, flexibility.

July 20, 2016

Designed to replace and improve upon PS5R and PS5R-S series, PS5R-V series includes 7.5, 10, 15, 30, 60, 90, 120, and 240 W models with form factors and DIN-rail mounting that conserve control panel space. Spring-up screw terminals accept ring and fork terminals as well as stripped wire, and ability to be mounted in any of 6 orientations with minimal derating fosters installation flexibility. Products operate from -25 to +75°C, and several models offer MTBF exceeding 1 million hr. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Transportation Industry Products

Ocean Power Technologies Announces the Deployment of its First Commercially Designed PB3 PowerBuoy®

July 18, 2016

PENNINGTON, N.J. - Ocean Power Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:OPTT) (“OPT” or the “Company”) announced today the deployment of its commercial design of the PB3 PowerBuoy® approximately four miles off of the coast of New Jersey.  The commercial PB3 incorporates multiple enhancements over early prototypes including a redesigned power take-off (“PTO”), a high-capacity, modular energy... Read More

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

Medical AC/DC Switching Power Supply has high-density design.

July 14, 2016

Providing 300 W of regulated power, open-frame CFM300M Series complies with international medical safety regulations and meets radiated and conducted emission requirements. Universal input range is 90–264 Vac, and available single-output voltages include 12, 24, 36, and 48 Vdc. Delivering efficiency up to 94% at 230 Vac, this 3.000 x 5.000 x 1.382 in. series operates from -40 to +80°C ambient with derating above 40°C. No load power consumption is <0.3 W, and leakage current is ≤300 µA. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Battery Converter enables integrated energy storage systems.

July 14, 2016

With B Link Battery Converter, virtually any conventional battery technology ranging from lead acid to lithium ion can be used to make highly efficient smart battery that is suitable for load shifting, demand response, and backup power applications. Unit features 30 A charging, bidirectional power flow, and peak power capacity of 8,000 W. Measuring 16.5 x 6.5 x 3.7 in., B Link is designed to connect high voltage battery stacks to REbus™, Pika Energy's patented plug-and-play 380 Vdc nanogrid. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

UPS Battery delivers full power and extended life.

July 13, 2016

Offering 100% out-of-box initial capacity performance, GNB® Wrapped Positive Plate PWQ delivers emergency power to critical computer data center facilities and utility power plant auxiliary equipment. Features include lead calcium grids, terminal posts with copper inserts, and precision machined terminals. Wrapped separator configuration extends service life, and flame-retardant plastics are optional. PWQ 11-17 plate model types offer 1,680–2,540 W typ per cell. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Electrovaya's Subsidiary Litarion Signs MOU with a Major OEM in the e-mobility Industry, for the Delivery of Lithium Ion Battery Modules

July 11, 2016

This MOU envisages demand around €37 million (US$41 million or CDN$53 million) in 2017 and growing rapidly thereafter TORONTO, Ontario – Electrovaya Inc. (TSX: EFL) today announced that its wholly owned subsidiary Litarion GmbH signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with a major OEM in the e-mobility industry for the delivery of Battery modules starting in 2017. Electrovaya will... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

DC-DC Converters target medical applications.

July 11, 2016

Packaged in 0.76 x 0.42 x 0.36 in. SIP-7 and 0.86 x 0.42 x 0.36 in. SIP-8 formats, respectively, 1 Watt Model IMM01 and 2 Watt Model IMM02 are available with choice of two 2:1 input voltage ranges based around nominal 5 Vdc and 12 Vdc inputs. Single output models offer nominal outputs of +3.3, +5, +12, or +15 Vdc, while duals deliver combinations of ±3.3, ±5, ±12 or ±15 Vdc. Operating from -20 to +100°C, convection-cooled converters provide 1,500 Vac I/O isolation at 250 Vac working voltage. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Front End Power Supplies feature power density of 35 W/in³.

July 11, 2016

Packaged in 1U format measuring 2.15 x 1.57 with length of 12.65 in., D1U54P-W-1500-12 Series features 12 Vdc main output and optional standby outputs of 12, 5, or 3.3 Vdc. Hot-pluggable units are capable of N+1 redundancy and feature active current sharing, permitting connection of up to 8 in parallel. Offered in AC and DC input models, power supplies include I²C compatible PMBus™ interface and front panel LED status indicators. Forced air cooling is provided by low noise, variable speed fan. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Electric Vehicle DC Chargers feature moveable design.

July 6, 2016

Intended for personal and commercial electric vehicles with 200–700 V battery systems, EV DC Off-board Chargers include 20, 40, and 60 kW models, all of which are compliant with Chinese national GB/T standards. Each features high frequency 47~63 Hz power module that delivers 93%+ efficiency with power factor of >0.99 at full load. Equipped with RFID card readers and 7 in. LCD touchscreens, each charger has Ethernet connection and tactile start, stop, and emergency stop push-buttons. Read More

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

AC-DC Power Supplies support medical and ITE applications.

July 6, 2016

Available in open frame or optional chassis and cover package, 400 Watt NXT-400M Series offers up to 4 regulated DC output voltage combinations from 3.3–28 Vdc with inhibit available on all 4 outputs. Standard features include universal 85–264 Vac input, active power factor correction, over-power and over-voltage protection, power fail warning, remote sense, and 5 V/2 A standby output. Measuring 4 x 7 x 1.5 in., power supplies operate from -20 to +70°C. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

DC-DC Converter targets power transmission systems.

July 5, 2016

Designed for driving low voltage equipment, Model HVT-2K5-1300/24-4U5 is typically designed into power systems that transmit high voltage and high power over long distances. Unit converts 1,000–1,500 Vdc to 24 Vdc at 100 A. Output can be customized for other voltages including 48 Vdc and 110 Vdc. Safety isolation on input to output is 5,000 Vdc and input to chassis isolation is 3,450 Vdc. Conversion efficiency is typically 85% at 1,300 Vdc nominal input, at full load. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Material Handling & Storage

Solar Ware® Samurai 1500V Model Awarded UL Certification

July 1, 2016

2700kW inverter meets strict standards and showcases TMEIC's commitment to high quality products SALEM, Va., June 29, 2016 - Toshiba Mitsubishi-Electric Industrial Systems Corporation (TMEIC) is proud to announce that its Solar Ware® Samurai 1500VDC photovoltaic inverter has achieved a UL 1741 safety certification, including meeting the IEEE 1547 Standards for Distributed Resources... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics

PV Inverters and Combiner Boxes are No Match for Bridgeport's 'Team Done That'

July 1, 2016

STRATFORD, Conn. – A national solar systems provider was recently faced with a predicament that would have delayed one of its larger installation projects. It looked like the contractor couldn’t employ the Bridgeport rain-tight fittings ordered for the job. Aiming to quickly remedy the situation, a member of Bridgeport’s technical sales team came to meet with the installer. The on-site... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Quarter Brick Converters target COTS, harsh area applications.

July 1, 2016

Featuring ¼ brick pinout, TDK-Lambda HQA120 isolated, encapsulated DC/DC converters carry 120 W rating; offer 12, 24, or 28 V outputs; accept 9–40 Vdc; and withstand 50 V surge for 10 sec. Grades -S and -M, respectively, suit standard industrial and reliability-critical applications with ambient temperatures up to 115°C and down to -40 and -55°C. Along with up to 89% typical efficiency, features include 270 kHz fixed switching frequency, flanged and non-flanged packages, and no opto-couplers. 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

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