PECTA is institutional partner of the EPE-ECCE 2023 conference

This is PECTA’s first conference contribution. Results of all running PECTA Tasks A-G will be presented (WBG topics such as roadmaps, efficiency benchmarking, reliability,...).

EPE PECTA Sessions
4E PECTA preparation to start 2nd term finalized

4E PECTAs new term starts in March 2024 and lasts until 2029. Strategic topics range from investigations related to WBG regarding e.g., EV DC-wallboxes, product reliability, identification of GHG emissions and sustainable use of resources etc. Are you interested to join the initiative?

PECTA publication now available!

PECTA's phase 1 is officially completed with the report "Wide Band Gap Technology: Efficiency Potential and Application Readiness Map" now available.

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Power Electronic Conversion Technology Annex

The Power Electronic Conversion Technology Annex (PECTA) is one of four Annexes (EDNA, EMSA, SSL and PECTA) within the IEA 4E TCP (Technology Collaboration Program of Energy Efficient End-Use Equipment) and was launched in march 2019.

The overall goal of PECTA includes collecting and analysing information about new wide band gap (WBG) based power electronic devices, coordinating internationally acceptable approaches that promote WBG-based power electronics and developing greater understanding and action amongst governments and policy makers.

New PECTA paper available

A new PECTA paper has been published. This paper focuses on the effects of incorporating GaN components for energy conversion on the product design and the resulting environmental impacts along the life cycle, in particular for

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3rd PECTA Workshop with Experts

34 International experts discussed the progress of the 7 tasks of the Power Electronics Conversion Technology Annex PECTA in a successful online workshop! A key objective of PECTA is developing the knowledge and evidence base for promoting

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About 4E

Fifteen countries from the Asia-Pacific, Europe and North America have joined together under the forum of 4E to share information and transfer experience in order to support good policy development in the field of energy efficient appliances and equipment.