Grid-Interop Conference Announced

CHICAGO — Driving the standards and interoperability roadmap for the rapidly expanding Smart Grid, government, industry and academic leaders will convene at the Grid-Interop Conference on Nov. 30 through Dec. 3 at the Stevens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL. Held in partnership with the GridWise Architecture Council, NIST and the Smart Grid Interoperability Panel (SGIP),…

Smart Grid Seeks Sourcing Partners

CHICAGO — The organization working on smart grid standards in the United States has a sourcing problem and has invited the attendees of the NEDA Executive Conference, here in Chicago, to help solve it. “We are going to need to supply 15 million smart meters and monitors [as the implementation moves forward] and one of…

IR to Showcase Power Management Solutions at electronica 2010

EL SEGUNDO, Calif.–International Rectifier, IR® (NYSE:IRF), a world leader in power management technology, today announced it will showcase the company’s industry-leading power management solutions at electronica 2010, Munich, November 9-12, 2010. IR’s innovative energy saving technologies and products will be on display in Hall A5, Booth 320 including demonstrations of the company’s GaN-based power device…

Fairchild Semiconductor to Focus on Smart Grid Technology at electronica 2010

SAN JOSE, Calif.–Fairchild Semiconductor (NYSE: FCS), a leading global supplier of high performance power and mobile products, will demo its latest technological advancements for mobile applications, as well as power solutions that focus on the smart grid at electronica 2010. Held in Munich, Germany, 9-12 November, Fairchild’s booth (Hall A4, #506) will feature technology demonstrations…

IPC Conference Convenes Top Industry Experts

BANNOCKBURN, Ill. — The microscopic crystalline structures known as tin whiskers will be the focus of an IPC technical conference and workshops, December 6–7, 2010, in Schaumburg, Ill. IPC Tin Whiskers Conference: Practical Perspectives will convene industry experts from all market sectors to present the latest research and practical methodologies to mitigate the risk of…