Power Integrations’ New Charger Design for Smart Mobile Devices Showcases High Power Density Capability of InnoSwitch ICs

Power Integrations today announced RDK-420, a new reference design kit for a 10 W CV/CC USB charger based on the company’s revolutionary InnoSwitch™-CH family of highly integrated switcher ICs. InnoSwitch ICs combine the primary-side switch together with primary and secondary controllers and feedback circuits into a single, worldwide safety-rated, surface-mount package.

CEC Proposes New Computer Efficiency Requirements

The California Energy Commission recently published proposed efficiency requirements for computers and displays. The CEC claims that savings could be as much as 2,702 GWh per year, reducing public electricity costs by up to $430 million annually. To learn details about the proposal and what the next steps are, visit the Green Room.