2022-11-22 - Julian Durand

Securing smart home energy management systems

Data governance, privacy protection and security principles must be integrated into the fabric of how smart devices communicate to create true smart home and city ecosystems.

2022-10-03 - Majeed Ahmad

Experts discuss the upcoming green engineering jobs

A panel of power electronics experts talks about new green engineering jobs and what skillsets engineers will need to qualify for these jobs.

2022-09-07 - Patrick Le Fèvre

Alternative energy: What’s coming up in hydrogen?

The creation of Hydrogen Valley, hydrogen corridors and transformation of some industries from conventional gas to hydrogen displays progress.

2022-08-29 - Saumitra Jagdale

Prospects and challenges of SiC in the energy market

High efficiency and chemically inert nature cemented value of Silicon Carbide in power electronics sphere, leading to boom in its utilization.

2022-08-25 - Bill Schweber

Grasping at the battery “identity crisis”

Many consider batteries to be power sources, but they are really just energy storage units that must be replenished somehow.

2022-08-10 - Bill Schweber

Helium shortage: When it’s gone, it’s really, truly gone

Helium is the ultimate non-renewable resource; what will we do when there is no more helium left for scientific and engineering designs?

2022-07-22 - Dib Nath

Power designers face challenges with the rise of 5G

Power is one of the key challenges for 5G.

2022-07-21 - Paul Perrault, Micheál Lambe, Sasha Dass, and Greg Afonso

Designing a portable system for in situ failure prediction in fuel cells

As PEM fuel cells get used in more transport vehicles like buses, cars, and light rail vehicles, it becomes increasingly important to predict failures before they occur.

2022-07-11 - Thorsten Platz, Hitachi ABB Power Grids 

Modern Distribution Grid Technologies

The electric power landscape is rapidly evolving. Whether the challenge is finding mutually beneficial means to integrate bulk renewables, local DERs, or microgrids, digital substations and other smart grid technologies such as RTU-based ATS systems can provide power operators the edge needed to thrive...

2022-07-05 - Lei Poo

How to ensure security in wBMS

The full benefits of wireless battery management systems technology can only be achieved if system security can be assured from process to product.