Energy Efficiency


What You Don’t Know About CO2 Emissions
Global CO2 emissions hit an all-time high in 2019, drawing renewed attention to the need to change our habits or risk global catastrophe. While worldwide activism on this front is growing, the sad fact remains: We actually haven’t made mu....
After the Storm: The electric utilities sector long-term implications of COVID
The electric utility sector prides itself on contingency readiness. Power grid design, communications and control systems, organizational flexibility, and the wider supply chain are set up to protect power supply to customers for an incredibly w....
Voltage Volatility: Advances in distribution grid monitoring
The power distribution grid is undergoing unprecedented levels of change. The traditional, one-way model of voltage regulation presumed that voltages would drop predictably along feeders from substation to customers. The proliferation of larger scale....
Business Interruption Risks for 2020
While cyber incidents rank as the top global business risk for the first time, a survey of companies in the renewable energy sector placed business interruption (BI) as their top risk concern in 2020. Half of those surveyed r....
Making Waves: Transforming the renewable energy mix
The potential of the global ocean’s resources is mind-boggling. Between large water surfaces and marine resource diversity, there are a wide variety of energy extraction options available. Recently report by Ocean Energy Systems (OES), the globa....
We Can See Clearly Now: How the COVID-19 global quarantine has impacted air quality
The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted nearly every person on the planet. Working remotely, living under quarantine, caring for someone infected - everyday life has fundamentally changed. But how has this global quarantine behavior impacted the world as ....
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....
With the launch of the PWRview ATS, Generac offers a Home Energy Monitoring System (HEMS) built into the switch. The PWRview ATS allows any ....
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....