Mitigating risk and anticipating attack vulnerabilities on utility grids and systems are not just about installing technology, but also about understanding risk.
Cyber attacks on civil nuclear power plants (NPPs) would have devastating consequences for a country relying, even in part, on nuclear energy. It could affect the entire power network, might cause the...
Electricity is consumed predominantly as it is produced. Electricity generation relies increasingly on new renewable energy (RE) sources, mainly sun and wind. These are intermittent and not always...
In 2015, global generation of electricity was 24 255 TWh. Hydropower accounted for around 16% of the total, making it the main renewable energy (RE) source for electricity generation. It will...
Hydropower projects are usually very large, designed to last for decades and then to be refurbished. Owing to the huge costs involved and the need to achieve the best possible results and efficiency,...
A number of low voltage direct current (LVDC) trials are preparing the ground for a wider use of the technology, both in developed and developing countries.
The world’s climate is changing. This change will impact not...
The internet of things (IoT) is now in sharp focus for the...
Alicja Haras, Secretary of IEC Technical Committee (TC) 27:...
The energy sector relies on electronics for a smooth transition to efficiency and sustainabilityIEC World IECRE marine energy promoted at largest global hydropower event
Standards and testing enable essential marine technology design evaluationIEC World World Standards Day 2017
Celebrating the work of experts worldwideIEC World Upcoming global events (October 2017-February 2018)
On the agenda: EMC, 5G networks, energy efficiency, IoT, HVDC, displays, hydrogen fuel cells and SCADA systems
- conformity assessment (258)
- JTC1 (97)
- sensors (96)
- safety (94)
- IECQ (88)
- IECEE (85)
- IECEx (84)
- IoT (80)
- energy efficiency (63)
- renewable energy (53)
- electronic components (49)
- cyber security (47)
- batteries (44)
- internet of things (42)
- explosive atmospheres (41)
- SDG11 (39)
- International Standards (38)
- LED (38)
- Smart Cities (37)
- AAL (35)