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Brochure cover: Electrical energy... the IEC helps keep the power on

Electrical energy... the IEC helps keep the power on

IEC International Standards cover all facets of energy generation, distribution and use. They allow millions of components, devices and systems that use or produce electricity or contain electronics to work safely with each other everywhere in the world. The IEC also administers Conformity Assessment Systems with thousands of testing laboratories that certify that components, equipment and systems meet its Standards. We help to keep the power on...

 

English pdf file 3.24MB
Brochure cover:  World Smart Grid Forum 2013 Results and Recommendations

 

World Smart Grid Forum 2013
Results and Recommendations

This document contains conclusions and recommendations on what needs to happen to move Smart Grid projects to broad implementation. It was developed based on input and discussions held during the World Smart Grid Forum that took place in Berlin in September 2013.

English pdf file 4.3 MB
Brochure cover: Renewable Energies
Renewable Energies

This publication summarizes the international standards work carried out by TC 4, TC 82, TC 88 and TC 105 in the areas of water, sun, wind and alternative energy fuel cells while providing an overview to the Advisory Committee on Environmental Aspects (ACEA).

English pdf file 2.12MB
Energías renovables

 

Español pdf file 685KB
Energies Renouvelables

 

Français pdf file 687KB
Brochure cover: Efficient electrical energy transmission and distribution
Efficient electrical energy transmission and distribution

High efficiency transformers, superconducting transformers and high temperature superconductors are new technologies which promise much in terms of electrical energy efficiency.

 

This publication summarizes the international standards work carried out by a broad range of IEC technical committees and emphasizes future directions for this technology.

English pdf file 1.11MB
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IEC White Papers

 

IEC White Papers identify challenges and outline available technologies to address those. They include recommendations for research, regulations and policies, as well as standardization.


Topics already covered include the Energy Chain in its entirety, as well as Energy Storage and its impact on the integration of Renewable Energy sources.

 

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