With the current coronavirus pandemic, certain medical supplies are in urgent need. Medical staff require personal protective equipment, nasal swabs are needed to conduct testing and a sufficient number of respiratory ventilators are lacking.
Having been involved in the IECEE CB scheme from the outset of his career, as an IECEE CB Certifier and IECEE Technical Assessor, Wolfram Zeitz began his new role as IECEE and IECRE Executive Secretary in January this year.
Coronavirus is continuing to spread around the world with at least 170 countries already affected. Our response to the pandemic is changing demand and consumption patterns for electricity as industrial activity slows and an increasing number of office staff are encouraged to telework.