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August 11, 2017
In 2008, the company introduced the Perpetua Power Puck, a thermoelectric energy harvester intended to convert any source of heat into electricity wherever there is a 20 °C difference between a warm surface and ambient Read More

TDK Extends range of power capacitors

July 19, 2017
TDK Corporation has significantly extended its range of EPCOS single-phase power capacitorsThis is a general term referring to capacitors that handle large currents or high voltages, can be used in charging systems, and applications in Read More

Vishay Debuts ESTAprop/ESTAdry Capacitors 

May 7, 2017
Vishay Intertechnology Inc. (Malvern, PA) announced the release of a new series of one-phase and three-phase power-factor correction capacitors in tubular aluminum casings that provide a small diameter and a low height profile. Source: Vishay Read More

Murata Sells Power Supply Business to Nichicon

April 10, 2017
Designating the automotive, energy and healthcare markets as its target markets, Murata intends to create new business models and customer value to achieve market diversification and growth, while expanding its business in market domains where Read More

AVX to Launch EV/HEV Film Capacitors at APEC 2017

March 9, 2017
FOUNTAIN INN, SC–(Marketwired – March 07, 2017) – AVX Corporation (NYSE: AVX), a leading manufacturer and supplier of passive components and interconnect solutions, will launch two new capacitor series for EV/HEV applications during its exposition Read More

Vicor introduces two DCMs in a ChiP Package

February 22, 2017
The DCM in a ChiP package is an isolated, regulated DC/DC converter, operating from an unregulated, wide range input to generate an isolated DC output. With its high frequencyThe number of complete cycles or vibrations Read More