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New commented version of standard on cable cleats for electrical installations

The new Commented Version of IEC 61914:2021 specifies requirements and tests for cable cleats. Cable cleats are used to fix, clamp and support electric cables to ensure safety.
Enlit is a key energy event

IEC to take part in key energy event

Enlit Europe, formerly known as European Utility Week and POWERGEN Europe, will take place in Milan from 30 November until 2 December.

Promoting cultural and geographical diversity

Each year, the IEC Young Professionals elect three leaders to serve as ambassadors within the IEC community. They are also expected to implement projects that can benefit the IEC community.

IECEE runs virtual 2021 Peer Assessor training

Nearly 200 lead or technical assessors from IECEE registered national certification bodies and their testing laboratories have taken part in this year’s Lead Assessor and Technical Assessor Training.
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IEC 60335-2-37:2021 RLV
Household and similar electrical appliances - Safety - Part 2-37: Particular requirements for commercial electric doughnut fryers and deep fat fryers
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The Market Strategy Board (MSB) was set up by the IEC to identify the principal technological trends and market needs in the IEC fields of activity. The MSB publishes recommendations – white papers – in a form that differs from International Standards.

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