Power Controllers

Power Controllers

Integrated PV System optimizes smart grid integration.

As complete sun-to-grid solution, Concentrated Photovoltaic (CPV) system integrates solar power generation plant controller and smart grid interface. Operators can control voltage, frequency, real power, reactive power, power factor, and ramp-up rate of generation to maximize reliability and efficiency on network. Also, visibility is provided down to component level of plant to optimize...

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Adapter Power Chips accelerate adoption of universal charging.

Primary-side flyback controller UCC28700 (3 x 3 mm SOT-23 package) and TPS2511 intelligent USB charging port controller (3 x 5 mm MSOP) conserve standby power to help smartphone users consume less electricity with their 5-W cube adapters, even when left plugged into wall. While UCC28700 achieves standby power rating of less than 30 mW and requires 1.5 Â-µA startup current, TPS2511 complies...

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Solar Charge Controller supports up to 450 W of 12 V panels.

Supporting up to 450 W of solar panels, Sun Charger 30 (SC30) regulates transmission of power from solar panel to battery to promote longevity of battery and entire off-grid solar system. This 12 V, 30 A controller features 3-stage charge control, user-adjustable digital set points, manual or automatic equalize function, solar charge amp-hour counter, and automatic night time dimming display. PWM...

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U.S. NRC Certifies Latest Triconex Controller from Invensys for Use in Nuclear Power Plants

- Triple modular redundant Tricon system simplifies licensing process, enables easier nuclear modernization projects - HOUSTON, TEXAS - Invensys Operations Management, a global provider of technology systems, software solutions and consulting services to the manufacturing and infrastructure operations industries, announced that version 10 of its Triconex® Tricon® controller has been...

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Programmer Controller advances solar panel testing.

Meeting synchronized testing needs of IEC solar tests, 8800 controls and records up to 20 power supplies for biasing modules during temperature and humidity testing. Power supplies are automatically turned on/off during test at desired temperature humidity condition, and current can be cycled to switch between peak and low values during continuity test profile. Voltage and current of each power...

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Ericsson Extends 3E Gold Design Kit with New Development Boards
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Ericsson Extends 3E Gold Design Kit with New Development Boards

o World-Class 3E design kit helps power architects to develop the next generation of energy-efficient systems o 3E Gold Edition design kit enables easy implementation of Ericsson's Advanced Bus Converters and the PMBus-compliant Point-of-Load DC-DC regulators o Two new development boards include support for Single-Inline-Package versions of Point-of-Load DC-DC regulators and heavily paralleled...

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Digital Power Controller targets isolated power supplies.

Intended for high-efficiency AC/DC and isolated DC/DC power supply systems, ADP1046 has 7 PWM logic outputs that can be programmed using GUI with IÂ-²C interface. Adaptive dead-time control increases efficiency across entire load range, while current share and OR-ing control accommodate use in parallel and redundant systems. Other features include voltage feed-forward for accelerated line...

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Power Controller IC targets automotive applications.

Dual output power supply, TPS43330-Q1 series, ensures stable and uninterrupted output voltages, even when input voltage drops significantly below output voltage levels such as with instances involving car's start/stop function. Input range of 2-40 V and transients up to 60 V ensure continued operation, while spread spectrum frequency modulation reduces conducted EMI. Along with multiple voltage...

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STMicroelectronics Unveils Revolutionary Power-Supply Controller Delivering Superior Efficiency, Power Density and Cost Advantages

Innovative LLC resonant controller is first to combine features that minimize energy losses, bill-of-materials costs, and solution size Geneva, February 6, 2012 - Power units such as laptop adapters, PC power supplies and LED lighting ballasts will become more efficient, cost-effective, reliable and quiet using a revolutionary new controller revealed at APEC 2012 by STMicroelectronics (NYSE:...

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Powervation Presents Advantages of Real-Time Adaptive Digital Control Techniques at Darnell's Power Forum

Benefits include improved system stability & reliability, and improved time to market; San Jose, CA. 24-26 September 2011 San Jose, CA, August 2011: Powervation Inc., the pioneer of adaptive digital power management IC solutions - that maximize system efficiency, accelerate time to market and strengthen field reliability, will discuss real-time digital adaptive control techniques at the upcoming...

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Basalt America Announces Stronger, Lighter, and Corrosion-Free FRP's (Fiber Reinforced Polymers)
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Basalt America Announces Stronger, Lighter, and Corrosion-Free FRP's (Fiber Reinforced Polymers)

Fiber Reinforced Polymers (FRP), represents a truly groundbreaking advancement in structural reinforcement. Lightweight, strong, and green, they are changing the way the construction industry thinks about rebar. Unlike steel, FRPs don't rust and are far stronger than standard rebar. To learn why Fiber Reinforced Polymers are poised to change the way the world builds, see our video.

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