U.S. EPA Continues Drive Towards First EV Charger Efficiency Specs

December 1st, 2016

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is getting close to its year end goal of delivering a final draft EV charger efficiency program specification. When published, the ENERGY STAR® program will be the world's first efficiency program covering Level 1 and Level 2 Electric Vehicle Service Equipment.

To learn more, visit the Green Room.

International Telecom Union Approves Eco-friendly Power Supply Requirements

November 22nd, 2016

The International Telecommunication Union (ITU) has put forth a new standard for external power supplies (EPSs) used with laptops and related communication devices. The standard, Recommendation ITU-T L.1002, defines requirements and recommendations for universal power adapters (UPAs) that are used in portable information and communication technologies (ICT).

To learn more about the ITU standard, read Mr. Green's blog.

New LinkSwitch-TN2 Switcher ICs From Power Integrations Deliver High Accuracy in Non-Isolated Off-Line Applications

November 8th, 2016

Power Integrations today introduced its LinkSwitch™-TN2 off-line switcher IC for non-isolated applications with up to 360 mA output current. The new device, which may be configured as a buck, buck-boost or a non-isolated flyback converter, delivers high accuracy, high efficiency and excellent no-load performance. The device incorporates new safety features including input and output over-voltage protection and a rugged MOSFET with a 725 V breakdown voltage, offering robust output short-circuit and over-temperature protection against line surges and swells.

Power Integrations at Electronica 2016

November 1st, 2016

Visit Power Integrations at Electronica 2016 to learn more about our latest innovations in AC-DC converters and high power IGBT driver products. Our team will be on-site for all four days to offer you application solutions, insights and details on our products.

Electronica 2016
Munich, Germany
Messe Munchen, Hall A5, Booth 507
Nov 8, 2016 to Nov 11, 2016