Smart Grid & Energy

Smart grid and energy system solutions include a broad portfolio of silicon, software and tools for grid infrastructure, utility metering, and wired or wireless grid communication.


What's New from TI for Smart Grid & Energy Systems



  • Enable smarter, cleaner power through technology innovation
    Grid parity will soon be with us, bringing power from renewable sources that costs the same or less than power from fossil fuels and other traditional sources. But how will we achieve these low renewable energy costs, and what challenges need to be solved? Read our latest white paper to find out

Feature Blogs

  • Why our future depends upon a smart electricity grid
    In our ongoing ‘On the Fringe’ series, some of TI’s brightest minds discuss today’s biggest technological trends and solving the challenges of tomorrow…Read on
  • To micro or not to micro? Three main benefits of solar micro inverters for the smart grid
    With renewable energy growing at a fast past, solar power system engineers have several configurations to choose from. One of these—solar micro inverters—is a particularly fast-growing application in this industry. In this On the Grid blog post, Peggy Liska examines three reasons why you may want to choose a solar micro inverter for your next solar power system. …More
  • See Why we need a smart grid – Now – and other blogs in On the Grid.

NEW TI Reference Designs

New Analog Product

  • Try the TPS61230 synchronous boost converter to extend the operating life and reduce the size and BOM cost on your single-cell battery power system designs. The converter delivers 96% power conversion efficiency paired with an integrated 5A switch in a 3x3mm SON package. It is ideal for Industrial applications such as Smart Grid and energy, gas, water meter. Sample now.

The AFE032 is a fully-integrated analog front-end TMDSPLCKITV4-ARIB
Power Line Communications Kit for ARIB Frequency Band 
The AFE031 is a fully-integrated analog front-end TMDSPLCKITV4-CEN
Power Line Communications Kit for CENELEC Frequency Band

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Enabling smarter, cleaner power through technology innovation