IEC Technical Committee 111, which prepares environmental standards for electrical and electronic products, has built a strong working relationship with China Quality Certification Centre (CQC), the largest professional certification body in China. In addition to providing product and
Some say data is the new oil or gold. As many industries have seen, data gathering and analysis have brought many useful insights. These in turn have improved products and services in agriculture, business, finance, manufacturing, retail, transport. The list keeps growing and healthca
The IEC participated in the ASEAN Electrotechnical Symposium and Exhibition 2019 took place in George Town, Malaysia on 5 December. This event brought together over 130 participants to discuss the latest updates on electrical installation regulations for buildings.
Renewable energy now accounts for a third of global capacity, thanks to gains in solar and wind energy in 2018. In 2018, 171 gigawatts of renewable energy capacity worldwide bringing total capacity to 2 351 GW in total, as noted in the IRENA Renewable Capacity Statistics report.
A new Joint Advisory Group (JAG) has been set up to facilitate cooperation between IEC TC 100, IEC TC 124 and IEC SyC AAl. Johannes Koch from the IEC National Committee for Germany, DKE, is the new chair for this group.
The next generation of wireless telecommunications is set to transform the way we live and work. 5G networks promise higher speeds, lower latency and greater capacity is available with the current 4G system.