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Updated standards for Low Voltage Directive
In the Official Journal of the European Union, new list of harmonized standards for the Low Voltage Directive 2014/35/EU was published
The list is contained in the Commission Implementing Decision (EU) 2020/1146 of 31 July 2020, which amends the Implementing Decision (EU) 2019/1956 as regards harmonised standards for certain household appliances, etc. The new Decision implements several changes to the existing list.
3 standards were listed in the Official Journal for the first time:
- EN 50620:2017 Electric cables – charging cables for electric vehicles
- EN IEC 60947-9-1:2019 Low-voltage switchgear and controlgear
- EN 61643-31:2019 Low-voltage surge protective devices
Moreover, direct successor standards were published for 8 existing standards, change documents have been published for 27 standards and 2 standards were fully removed.
Commission Implementing Decision (EU) 2020/1146 is available under the following link.
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