Batteries / Power Supplies

EPC Space 7019G 400x275EPC Space, a division of Efficient Power Conversion (EPC) that develops radiation hardened power devices for space and other harsh environments, has announced the EPC7019G, a 40-volt, 4 mΩ, 530 A-pulsed, radiation-hardened gallium nitride (GaN) transistor that costs less and is more efficient than comparable radiation hardened silicon MOSFET. Applications for the transistors include power supplies for satellites and space mission equipment, motor drives for robotics, instrumentation and reaction wheels, and deep space probes.


ElectroRoute400x275Electreon, which develops wireless and in-road wireless electric vehicle (EV) technology, has announced a one-year extension of the Smartroad Gotland pilot project in Sweden. Funded by the Swedish Transportation Administration, the $2.17 million extension includes an upgrade of 400 meters to the existing installation.


TennantT380AMR 400x275Tennant Company, which designs and manufactures systems for floor cleaning, has announced the introduction of lithium-ion technology to its portfolio of autonomous mobile robots, including the T380AMR, T7AMR, and T16AMR. Tennant and its partner, Brain Corp, have engineered a portfolio of autonomous floor scrubbers and deployed more than 5,400 robotic scrubbers.


FluxPowerC48 400x275Flux Power Holdings, which develops advanced lithium-ion energy storage for commercial and industrial equipment, has announced its C48 lithium-ion battery pack aimed at automated guided vehicles (AGVs) and autonomous mobile robots (AMRs).


GreenCubesSAFEFlex400x275Green Cubes Technology has announced its Lithium SAFEFlex Chargers to complement its Lithium SAFEFlex Batteries, designed to simplify the electrification of material handling equipment. The new chargers are offered in 15 kW and 30 kW models, with each model supporting up to three simultaneous charging ports and the ability to perform voltage auto-detect for each of the charging ports.


raven power400x275Raven Industries, which develops driverless agricultural technology, has announced the launch of OMNiPOWER 3200, the latest model of its autonomous power platform. The company is showcasing the vehicle at Commodity Classic, a farmer-led and farmer-focused trade event in the U.S.


EPC9165 400x275EPC (Efficient Power Conversion) has announced the availability of its EPC9165, a 2 kW, two-phase 48V-14V bidirectional converter designed for high-density and high-power 48V battery packs, such as those required for eMobility and light mobility vehicles.


Powermat RobotCharge400x275Powermat, which develops wireless power solutions, has announced a full-featured wireless charging solution designed for fleets of service robots, including photovoltaic-powered robots that are used for commercial cleaning, delivery, warehouse operations and medical operations tasks.


QuanergyCharger400x275Quanergy Systems, which provides lidar sensors and smart perception solutions, has partnered with iCent (the company’s system integrator in Korea) to showcase a next-generation autonomous electric vehicle (EV) charging robot for smart city planning. The M-series 3D lidar sensors and advanced 3D perception software Qortex will be installed on the robots to provide them with advanced navigational capabilities.


PowercastBadger400x275Powercast, which develops radio frequency (RF) wireless power technologies, has announced it will showcase an array of new batteryless products at CES 2022 that feature its RF long-range over-the-air wireless power technology. One of these applications includes an all-in-one robotic price-changing system for retailers.


H3Dynamics400x275H3 Dynamics has announced the launch of the DBX-G7, a new vertiport system for autonomous drone operations. Smarter, faster, and multi-modal with 5G and 4G networking capabilities, DBX was designed to scale ongoing digitization efforts in safety compliance, maintenance and crisis management use cases. 


InventusBattery400x275Inventus Power, which develops advanced battery systems, has announced it achieved UL 2271 and IEC 62619 certification for its portfolio of PROTRXion lithium-ion batteries. The UL 2271 standard ensures that battery products at the cell, module, and pack level are safe for use in a variety of light motive or transportation-related applications. The IEC 62619 certification specifies the requirements and tests for safe operation of rechargeable cells and batteries for use in industrial applications.


Sensata400x275Sensata Technologies, which develops sensors and sensor-based solutions, has announced it will debut new Battery Management Systems (BMS) at next week’s Battery Show in Novi, Mich., from Sept. 14-16, 2021. The company also plans to highlight its sensing and control solutions that aim to make energy systems safer, cleaner, and more efficient.


RISERobotics400x275RISE Robotics, which develops high-performance and cost-effective electro-mechanical alternatives to hydraulic cylinders, has announced a partnership with Anthony Liftgates, a manufacturer of liftgates for the trucking industry. The two companies will demonstrate the fluid-free RISE Cylinder inside an Anthony Liftgate at next week’s The Battery Show in Novi, Mich., which takes place Sept. 14-16.


TE DynamicSeries400x275Heilind Electronics, a global distributor of electronic components and authorized distributor for TE Connectivity, has expanded its range of harsh environment Dynamic Series connector solutions with the manufacturer’s Dynamic 8000 series and Mini Series.


Tritium Miller Relay400x275Tritium, a global developer and manufacturer of DC fast chargers for electric vehicles, and Miller Technology, which supplies mobile mining equipment, have announced they are providing innovative fast chargers and light duty battery EVs for the mining industry. The inaugural project at the BHP Mitsubishi Alliance mine in Queensland, Australia, is a milestone that supports the BHP Group’s commitment to reach net-zero emissions by 2050.