Energy Efficiency


5 Signs It’s Time to Repower
Purchasing a central inverter can feel a bit like buying a new truck—it’s a purchase that you expect should last a long time, even while being subjected to demanding situations and conditions. With a truck, as long as you do the preventive mainte....
Bracing for 2020: 4 Insurance challenges the US market must face
Overall, 2019 was a phenomenal year in terms of overall growth for renewable energy. In April, for the first time ever, renewables beat out coal in the US energy supply, making up 23 percent of the nation’s power generation.  Additionally....
The Pitfalls of Modernization
Over the next decade there will be millions of new points of presence on the national power grid. Each one of those make our grid smarter, more resilient, and cleaner. However, each one also represents a real and present danger to the nation’s Powe....
Utilities Get Smart: Smart homes spur growth of demand response programs
Smart Electric Power Alliance's (SEPA) recent 2019 Utility Demand Response Market Snapshot found that utilities reported a demand response (DR) enrolled capacity of 20.8 GW in 2018. The report provides another proof point that DR is an impo....
Path to Net-Zero: The practical Passive House approach 
With the global climate crisis grabbing headlines around the world, and increased public awareness on the topic, Net-Zero and Passive House building strategies in residential and commercial construction are rapidly growing trends. According to t....
Digital Reality: It’s time for boardrooms to get a grip on digitalization 
Despite being responsible for many of the amazing technological developments in the renewables industry, including sophisticated performance monitoring and asset management, the benefits of digitalization are still not being fully recognized by top l....
Tips from a Supply Chain Guru
With the labor market tightening, companies need to create more efficiencies. Whether it’s ensuring a worker has the optimal tools to reduce cycle time, or adding wearable technology to alert when there’s a stoppage on the production line, every ....
Building Resilient International Supply Chains - What clean energy companies need to know
By 2030, the United Nations predicts that the worldwide population will reach 8.6 billion—one billion more people than today. This growth is anticipated to continue into 2100. Sustaining a growing global population requires access to h....
TDK Corporation has added to its portfolio of EPCOS film capacitors for DC link applications with the B3277*X/Y/Z series. The new capacitors....
STM32 microcontrollers (MCU) from STMicroelectronics are now available in an 8-pin package, enabling simple embedded projects to leverage 32....
Featuring a distortion-cancelling input-current shaping (ICS) circuit, the HVLED007 AC/DC LED driver from STMicroelectronics enables energy-....
TDK Corporation announced the EPCOS Compact S14 AdvanceD-MP series of metal oxide disk varistors that feature smaller dimensions with the sa....
TDK Corporation has added to its portfolio of EPCOS film capacitors for DC link applications with the B3277*X/Y/Z series. The new capacitors....
TDK Corporation has expanded its lineup of metal core power inductors with the new SPM-VT series designed especially for the high thermal an....
STM32 microcontrollers (MCU) from STMicroelectronics are now available in an 8-pin package, enabling simple embedded projects to leverage 32....
Featuring a distortion-cancelling input-current shaping (ICS) circuit, the HVLED007 AC/DC LED driver from STMicroelectronics enables energy-....
Antaira Technologies introduces the FCU-6001-SFP+ media converter which is equipped with one 10G/5G/2.5G/1G Base-T auto-negotiation port and....
SANSI has introduced the new C2020-BW 30W floodlight, which has a hollow structure and an air convection design. Replacing 200W traditional ....
SAKOR Technologies Inc. announces it has developed a series of dynamometer systems for customers required to test and verify the level of ef....
energyOrbit has announced a new service to support customers using its existing cloud-based management platform. Through this service, calle....
The STMicroelectronics VIPer26K high-voltage converter integrates a 1050V avalanche-rugged N-channel power MOSFET enabling offline power sup....
Baltimore Aircoil Company’s (BAC) HXV Hybrid Cooler offers both evaporative and dry cooling in a water saving and energy-efficient solutio....
Larson Electronics announced the release of a solar powered explosion proof LED indicator light for remote areas and standalone applications....