Secure payment on i-micronews Contact Yole Développement for I Micronews reports

RSS I-micronewsYole Dévelopement on TwitterYole Développement on Google +LinkedIn Yole pageSlideshare Yole Développement I-Micronews

Power Electronics

Enable to make less space, more efficient transport and installation, and IoT connectivity with enhanced communications. Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE:6501, "Hitachi") announced that it has introduced HIVECTOL-HVI-E2 Series (hereinafter "E2 Series") to expand its product line of HIVECTOL-HVI medium voltage multi-level IGBT drives, which contribute to energy conservation in process plants, as well as improvements in productivity and quality. Sale of E2 Series, the smallest in class*1, will start on October 1st.

Read more ...

Last week, Infineon Technologies’ acquisition of Wolfspeed for US$850 million in cash made lots of noise in the compound semiconductor world. Indeed, this acquisition comes in a power electronics industry where SiC  technology benefits are well-known and where business opportunities have been clearly identified by industrial companies.

Read more ...

ABB has won orders worth over $300 million to supply breakthrough technologies for the world’s first 1,100 kilovolt (kV) ultra-high-voltage direct current (UHVDC) transmission link. The orders were booked in the second quarter of 2016.

Read more ...

Automotive power electronics are emerging as one of the semiconductor industry’s key drivers. These electronics include power devices that are at the heart of a new breed of electric vehicles (EVs) capable of going 200 miles or more between charges - An article written by B. Lee, from Applied Materials.

Read more ...

The first master plan that I wrote 10 years ago is now in the final stages of completion. It wasn't all that complicated and basically consisted of:

  • Create a low volume car, which would necessarily be expensive
  • Use that money to develop a medium volume car at a lower price
  • Use that money to create an affordable, high volume car
    And...
  • Provide solar power. No kidding, this has literally been on our website for 10 years.
Read more ...

ABB has been awarded orders totaling more than $16 million by Transports Publics Genevois (TPG), Geneva’s public transport operator, and Swiss bus manufacturer HESS, to provide flash charging and on-board electric vehicle technology for 12 TOSA (Trolleybus Optimisation Système Alimentation) fully electric buses (e-buses) which will run on Line 23, connecting Geneva’s airport with suburban Geneva. The e-buses can help save as much as 1,000 tons of carbon dioxide per year, when compared with existing diesel buses.

Read more ...

Upcoming Events

No events