DC Energy Meter
By DE StaffAutomotive Machine Building
Carlo Gavazzi DCT Series designed for electric vehicle fast chargers.
Carlo Gavazzi announced its DCT Series DC Energy Meter, designed for electric vehicle fast chargers. The DCT1 Series enables a metering system that can be certified according to the requirements of the U.S. Electric Vehicle Service Equipment (EVSE), European and German calibration and cybersecurity laws. The series features integrated voltage measurement, power supply and RS485 port (with signature). It also supports multi-protocols, including RS485 Modbus RTU or SML, and measurement ranges of 150 to 1000 VDC, 300A or 600A max current. It also offers energy resolution of 0.0001 kWh to meet EVSE certification requirements. Approvals and certifications include cULus; NMi evaluation certificate for Eichrecht approval according to IEC 62052-11, IEC 62052-31, IEC 62053-41, VDE-AR-E 2418-3-100 Annex A, WELMEC 7.2. V2G compliance.