Hanergy Thin Film Power Group Ltd. held a mobile energy strategy presentation yesterday and the launch ceremony of its global thin-film solar product innovation competition. Mobile energy, as envisioned by Hanergy, is a novel concept and strategic judgment based on the global energy development trend.
Transphorm Inc. today stated that Yaskawa Electric Corporation is launching the mass production of worldâ€™s smallest power conditioner in its class â€“ and the first to use a GaN power module. Based on Transphormâ€™s EZ-GaN IP-protected platform, Yaskawaâ€™s Enewell-SOL V1 series 4.5kW indoor PV inverter will be distributed in Japan, with a targeted annual production of 34,000 systems.
According to a new market research report GaN RF Market Update: 2014 - 2019 from Strategy Analytics, the market for RF GaN devices will reach nearly $560 million by 2019, with a CAGR approaching 22 percent from 2014 to 2019.
STMicroelectronics state their new SCT20N120 silicon-carbide power MOSFET brings advanced efficiency and reliability to a broader range of energy-conscious applications such as inverters for electric/hybrid vehicles, solar or wind power generation, high-efficiency drives, power supplies, and smart-grid equipment.