International Electrotechnical Commission


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International Electrotechnical Commission

Also called the IEC. An organization established to standardize the use of electricity. Members consist of national boards. The IEC attempts to incorporate the interests of governments and the private sector. It was founded in 1906 and is based in Geneva.
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At TIA we are increasing our involvement with international standardization in the region through the North American Free Trade Agreement Consultative Committee on Telecommunications (NAFTA CCT); in the Western Hemisphere, as an associate member of the Inter-American Telecommunication Commission (CITEL); and at the global level through the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) and other international groups such as the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) and the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC).
ISO/IEC 27001, part of the growing ISO/IEC 27000 series of standards, is an information security management system (ISMS) standard published in October 2005 by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) and the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC).
Bahrain will host the 'International Gulf Conference for Electrotechnical Measure' which is organised by the standardisation authority of the GCC in co-operation with the Industry and Commerce Ministry and International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) and the international programme to verify the conformity of equipment and electrical appliances under the patronage of Dr Fakhro next year.
The cartridge is designed to meet safety standards proposed by the International Electrotechnical Commission.
A new International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) standard scheduled to go into effect in January, xvYCC expands the current color data range by about 80% based on Munsell Color Cascade, a color chart that defines all natural object colors and is used to evaluate the color expression of displays.
Partners fall into three categories: users of international standards, represented by the International Chamber of Commerce, the Industry Cooperation on Standards and Conformity Assessment and the International Federation of Standards Users; international standards bodies, represented by International Electrotechnical Commission, the International Organization for Standardization and the International Telecommunications Union; and UN organizations, including ITC, UNCTAD, the UN Economic Commission for Europe, United Nations Industrial Development Organization and the World Intellectual Property Organization.
The scope of ISO covers standardization in all fields except electrical and electronic engineering, which are the responsibility of the International Electrotechnical Commission.
of Los Angles to the International Electrotechnical Commission in Geneva, Switzerland.
The fuse holder is UL and International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) rated up to 32 amps.
JinkoSolar's facility in Jiangxi can conduct more than 16 different kinds of tests, ranging from basic pressure and impact tests to challenging hot spot, pre-decay and UV aging tests, all of which conform to UL and International Electrotechnical Commission regulations.
This award honours International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) experts and recognises exceptional and recent achievement - a project or other specific contribution - which is related to the activities of the IEC and which contributes in a significant way to advancing the work of the commission.
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