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skytron energy launches updated PVGuard, with integrated controls

skytron energy launches updated PVGuard, with integrated controls
skytron energy, a First Solar company and the global market leader in utility-scale photovoltaic (PV) monitoring, has announced the launch of version 2.3 of its PVGuard Supervision Platform. The updated version will be showcased at Intersolar 2016, and features a new integrated control function, allowing operators to directly connect to a plant via a customised dashboard, activating and deactivating individual inverters, sections, or the entire plant.
14th June 2016

Wonder material used in new heating system

Xefro has employed the services of European Circuits to design (hardware and software), and manufacture the electronics for its new heating system. Test systems are currently under trial, but Xefro expect this to be the world’s first commercial heating system using the new Graphene material.
1st February 2016

Design components driven by RF energy harvesting

Design components driven by RF energy harvesting
  A development platform for UHF RFID battery-free devices which includes an ANDY100 chip with EPC C1G2 communication and a MSPG2233IPW20 MCU from Texas Instruments for communication with developers’ circuits, the Medusa has been introduced by Farsens.
8th January 2015


Specialised electronics fuel a tidal energy project

Specialised electronics fuel a tidal energy project
  An ambitious project to generate tidal energy in Scotland requires some very specialised electronics, reports Sally Ward-Foxton.
23rd December 2014

Securing smart energy

The combination of renewable energies, traditional technology and optimised management promises to meet the economic and environmental challenges inherent in both energy generation and energy consumption. By Mark Pitchford, Field Applications Engineer, LDRA.
4th July 2014

Devkit for high-performance solar power systems

Devkit for high-performance solar power systems
  Enabling engineers to design highly efficient and reliable grid-tied solar micro inverters, Texas Instruments announces the C2000 Solar Micro Inverter Development Kit. The kit implements a complete grid-tied solar micro inverter based around TI's C2000 Piccolo TMS320F28035 microcontroller.
16th May 2014

Flexing the ability of wireless control

Flexing the ability of wireless control
Energy harvesting technology is reaching maturity and when coupled with low-power wireless solutions it allows OEMs to explore the possibilities of an entirely new flexible and robust control domain. Frank Schmidt, Chief Technology Officer and Co-Founder of EnOcean, explores more in this article from ES Design magazine.
18th October 2013

Integrate Protection With Isolation In Home Renewable Energy Systems White Paper

Home energy systems based on renewable sources such as solar and wind power are becoming more popular among consumers and gaining increasing support from governmental bodies. Such systems, however, need fault protection in order to achieve the product lifetime that consumers demand as well as isolation to ensure consumer safety. Integrating the two capabilities can help simplify system design as well as lower cost.
1st July 2013

TI infuses C2000 Concerto dual-core microcontrollers with higher performance, increased memory and more I/Os in a smaller package

Texas Instruments announces its latest 32-bit C2000 Concerto microcontrollers for renewable energy and smart grid applications that require power conversion, remote data sharing, diagnostics, monitoring and control from a single device.
3rd October 2012

Become an ultra-low power expert and achieve ultimate power optimization with TI’s new ULP Advisor software code analysis tool for MSP430 microcontrollers

Today Texas Instruments Incorporated announced another ultra-low-power industry first with the ULP Advisor software code analysis tool, teaching developers how to create the most energy-efficient, ultra-low-power applications with TI’s MSP430 microcontrollers – and helping make the world greener one design at a time.
22nd May 2012


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