GlobalFoundries, Biden Admin Announces $1.5 Bn Funding For CHIPS & Science Act

The US Department of Commerce recently announced $1.5 billion in planned direct funding for GlobalFoundries (GF) as part of the US CHIPS and Science Act. GF claims to expand and create new manufacturing capacity through this investment. It estimates to expand it capabilities and securely produce more essential chips for automotive, IoT, aerospace, defense, and […]

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STMicroelectronics to be Carbon Neutral by 2027

STMicroelectronics, a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications, announced its goal to become carbon neutral by 2027, the earliest date anticipated for any semiconductor company globally. ST’s comprehensive roadmap to carbon neutrality includes two specific targets: compliance with the 1.5°C scenario defined at the Paris COP21 by 2025, which implies […]

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STMicroelectronics Unveils World’s Fastest 50W Qi Wireless-Charging IC

STMicroelectronics, a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications has introduced the world’s fastest Qi wireless charging IC, STWLC88. Delivering as much as 50W of power, the new device enables consumers to charge smartphones, tablets, laptops, and other personal electronic devices without cables as safely and nearly as quickly and efficiently as they could […]

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STMicroelectronics Introduces High-Voltage Gate Driver with 6kV Galvanic Isolation

STMicroelectronics’ STGAP2HS is a compact, high-voltage gate driver for applications that require up to 6kV galvanic isolation between the gate-driving channel and the low-voltage control and interface circuitry. The 1200V device can sink and source up to 4A output current to simplify the design and enhance the reliability of mid- and high-power convertors, power supplies, and inverters […]

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STMicroelectronics Pioneers Smaller and Faster Chargers and Power Supplies

STMicroelectronics, a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications, has unveiled MasterGaN®, the world-first platform embedding a half-bridge driver based on silicon technology along with a pair of gallium-nitride (GaN) transistors. The combination will accelerate the creation of next-generation compact and efficient chargers and power adapters for consumer and industrial applications […]

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ST Unveils Extra-Rugged Power Rectifiers to Extend Portfolio for Space Applications

With an aim to extend its portfolio of power devices for space applications, French-Italian semiconductor giant STMicroelectronics (ST) has introduced new ESCC (European Space Components Coordination) qualified 200V and 400V power rectifiers and SEB-immune Schottky rectifiers at 45V and 150V. Further, these rad-hard Schottky diodes include 45V and 150V devices, SEB immune up to 61MeV/cm2/mg linear energy transfer […]

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L&T Construction Bags Rs 1,000 – Rs 2,500 Cr Orders from Indian Railways’ SPV for Electrification

Conglomerate Larsen & Toubro’s construction arm, L&T Construction, has won significant contracts worth Rs 1,000 crore to Rs 2,500 crore for the electrification works from DFCCIL, a special purpose vehicle (SPV) of Indian Railways. The company has won this order through its Railways Strategic Business Unit in consortium with Kyosan Electric Manufacturing, a Japanese company […]

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ST Introduces New Devices in Motor Control System Family

French-Italian multinational electronics and semiconductor manufacturer STMicroelectronics has introduced four new devices in the STSPIN32F0 motor-control system-in-package family. It simplifies the design of mains-powered home appliances and industrial equipment including corded power tools, drives, pumps, fans, and compressors. The 250V STSPIN32F0251 and STSPIN32F0252, and 600V STSPIN32F0601 and STSPIN32F0602 combine three-phase gate drivers and an STM32F0 […]

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ST, Audi Join Hands for Next-Gen Automotive Lighting Solns

This partnership will help in building Audi’s creativity and success in automotive lighting solutions and ST’s broad expertise in automotive semiconductors, and specifically controllers and drivers for automotive lighting applications. One of the leading semiconductor providers STMicroelectronics (ST) has collaborated with automobile manufacturing giant Audi AG to conceive, design, industrialize, manufacture, and deliver the next generation […]

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