Broadcom Be prepared! New standards are driving the need for higher insulation ratings in power electronics

Make sure your design complies with the new standards for power drives (IEC 61800-5) In the market segments of renewable (solar or wind) power, traction and healthcare systems, there is trend for a requirement of higher DC bus voltage or high transient voltage immunity. The Broadcom ACNT-H family of optocouplers offers 15-mm creepage and 14.2-mm clearance for high voltage isolation applications.