China’s Upcoming 5-year Plan Set to Fuel More Electric Bus Market Growth

March 17, 2016 by  
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China’s Electrified Bus Market The market for “New Energy Buses” – as they are called in China – not only continues to grow but is poised to experience an accelerating growth with the upcoming 13th 5-year plan. In 2015, it is estimated that as many as 300,000 electrified buses were built in China. Over 90% of these have some electrified component such as auxiliary power to reduce... Read more

EV Infineon Inverter Testing at Oak Ridge National Lab

March 17, 2016 by  
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SBE has collaborated with Infineon and the National Transportation Research Center at Oak Ridge National Laboratory to test the next generation EV inverter shown here. The inverter is comprised of an SBE 700A186 capacitor/bus test kit (500V and 500µF) combined with an Infineon HybridPACKTM Drive module and HybridKIT Drive with gate driver, micro-controller, and cooling plate. The system was tested... Read more

New Integrated Cap/Bus Modules at APEC

March 17, 2016 by  
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For the first time, SBE is exhibiting the Infineon HP Drive 6 Pack Compatible test kits at this show. The fully size-and-performance compatible DC Link system for the HP Drive IGBT module designed in collaboration with Infineon is specifically sized to take full advantage of the 30% size reduction achieved by the new Infineon module. The test kits are available in both horizontal and vertical configurations. Also... Read more