March 12, 2019

New IN-HOUSE Laminated bus bar capability for Critical Customer Partners

Starting in Q2, 2019, SBE is adding a new IN-HOUSE laminated bus bar capability to support advanced cap-bus designs for critical customer partners. Depending on a customer’s design cycle, the SBE application engineering team may choose to utilize this capability for future prototype projects. The laminated bus bar supplier market has seen quite a change over the past 24 months. A number of very capable... Read more

February 28, 2018

UNC Charlotte’s EPIC and SBE Initiate Collaboration Efforts to Support Advancements in Power Electronics

Charlotte, NC and Barre, VT – February 28, 2018 – UNC Charlotte’s Energy Production and Infrastructure Center (EPIC) and SBE announced today the launch of a mutual collaboration effort to improve High Power Electronics success in industry by utilizing EPIC’s new state-of-the-art testing, simulation, and design engineering resources with SBE’s industry leading DC link technologies for use... Read more

June 24, 2017

Nichicon and SBE Announce Initial Partnership to Develop Hybrid DC Link Capacitor Banks

Barre, Vermont, USA and Kyoto, Japan – June 24, 2017 – SBE and Nichicon announce a partnership to develop a hybrid DC Link Capacitor bank.  The developed systems will utilize SBE’s patented Power Ring Technology as the “front end” enabler and advanced high power Aluminum Electrolytic capacitors from Nichicon as the efficient energy storage element.  The 2 companies will work collaboratively... Read more

May 10, 2017

DuPont Teijin Films (DTF) and SBE announce a Collaboration to bring Customers a New High Temperature Capacitor Technology

Barre, Vermont, USA and Luxembourg  City, Luxembourg – (May 10, 2017) – DuPont Teijin Films and SBE Inc. are very pleased to announce a joint collaboration to bring the Power Electronics Industry a new level of DC Link performance – high temperature – high density capacitor solutions.  Under this collaboration, DuPont Teijin Films  (DTF) is announcing that for high voltage – high power... Read more

March 15, 2017

Vertiv and SBE Announce Joint Replacement Program for UPS Liebert Series

On March 14, 2017, Vertiv™, formerly Emerson Network Power, announced that they are launching a collaboration effort with SBE Inc., to bring its customers SBE’s capacitor technology for their replacement program of capacitors for their Liebert® Series 600T/610 UPS units. Vertiv chose SBE’s Power Ring Film Capacitor™ technology as a replacement option because it will significantly extend... Read more

March 17, 2016

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

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

March 17, 2016

EV Infineon Inverter Testing at Oak Ridge National Lab

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

March 17, 2016

New Integrated Cap/Bus Modules at APEC

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

December 3, 2015

SBE is Now Shipping Optimized DC Link Capacitor/Bus for the New HP Drive 6 Pack IGBT Module

The fully size-and-performance compatible DC Link system for the Infineon HP Drive IGBT module is currently in stock and shipping to customers. The integrated capacitor/bus assembly is available in vertical or horizontal configurations and specifically sized to take full advantage of the 30% size reduction achieved by the new Infineon module. Both vertical and horizontal connection systems are available... Read more

December 1, 2015

Rogers Corporation Signs Licensing Agreement with SBE Inc. for Industry-Leading Capacitor Busbar Assemblies

Rogers, Connecticut, Dec. 1, 2015: Rogers Corporation (NYSE:ROG), a global leader in engineered materials solutions, announced today that it has signed an agreement to license technology that will enhance the Company’s capabilities in power distribution systems for electric and hybrid electric vehicles, renewable energy and industrial applications where efficiency, size and weight are critical factors. This... Read more

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