2020-08-07 - Bill Schweber

Solar Energy Harvesting: No Such Thing as a Free Lunch?

An experiment with solar-powered outdoor lamps was conducted to see if solar energy harvesting works well and what limits the…

2020-07-30 - Maurizio Di Paolo Emilio 

Power GaN and SiC: Entering a New Era

Yole Développement estimated a general view of wide bandgap materials such as Gallium Nitride and Silicon Carbide...

- TrendForce

Inverter Shipment in Taiwan Once Again Sets Record High in 1H20

Cumulative capacity of PV module shipment approached the 1GW mark in 1H20 as Motech entered the top five list for…

2020-07-13 - Stephen Las Marias

STMicroelectronics Strengthens Presence in Industrial Market

In line with the positive outlook for industrial, STMicroelectronics is further strengthening its presence in the market with several solutions…

2020-07-09 - Strategy Analytics

ATL Leads the Global Smartphone Battery Market Share in 1Q20

The global smartphone battery market reached a total value of $1.5 billion in Q1 2020; TDK owned ATL managed to…

2020-07-07 - Maurizio Di Paolo Emilio

Six-Junction III–V Solar Cell Breaks Record for Efficiency

The solar cell, designed at NREL, gets close to a 50% conversion rate, by far surpassing silicon-based solar cells...

- Egil Juliussen

Battery EVs: Not If, But When and How Fast

Battery EVs vs. ICEVs market battle is explored. I offer analysis and perspectives of why and how BEVs will become…

- Maurizio Di Paolo Emilio

Buck-Boost Chargers Extend Battery Life

The new buck-boost battery charger ICs that integrate proper power management, offering maximum power density and universal and fast charging…

2020-06-29 - Infineon Technologies

Chip manufacturer invites to a virtual tour

Infineon Technologies is strengthening its activities in the digitalization of sales and marketing activities. The semiconductor manufacturer is presenting two…

2020-06-09 - Omdia

COVID-19 Impacts UPS Market, Spurring a 2.4% Decline in 2020

Following strong growth in 2019, the global market for UPS used in data centers is set to decline by 2.4%…