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Chair of IEC Technical Committee 56: Dependability, is deceased.

New battery can charge two-wheeler EVs in five minutes

An Israeli company says it has developed lithium-ion batteries for electric two-wheeler vehicles that are capable of fully charging in five minutes.

New IEC Affiliate Mentoring Programme agreement signed between Brazil and the Dominican Republic

Enabling affiliate countries to learn from the experience of IEC members is one of the objectives of the IEC Affiliate Country Programme.

CES 2021: technology trends to watch

At the CES 2021, two analysts from the show organizer – CTA - provided their insight into the 2021 technology trends to watch.
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