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Energy Storage Technology Is Vital For "Smart" Grid Efforts

Energy Storage Technology Is Vital For "Smart" Grid Efforts

NEMA is taking the lead in making Smart Grid and Energy Storage technologies a reality.  The NEMA Energy Storage Council (ESC) has held successful meetings where attendees have drafted a list of application categories that help define where Energy Storage (ES) and Distributed Generation (DG) technologies should play a role.  The NEMA ESC consisting of manufacturer, utility and government representative stakeholders further established and tasked a NEMA ESC Technical Committee (Stationary Read more [...]
Members Wanted for New IEC TAG for DC Accessories.

Members Wanted for New IEC TAG for DC Accessories.

In January 2008 IEC TC23 approved the creation of its WG 8 tasked to evaluate electrical accessories within the scope of the TC for direct current (DC) applications. The product scope of TC23 is defined as electrical accessories for household and similar purposes. For a more detailed description visit IEC's website: http://www.iec.ch/dyn/www/f?p=102:7:0::::FSP_ORG_ID:1299 .  In June 2008 the US National Committee (USNC), the ANSI designated representative in IEC, approved the creation Read more [...]