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ANSI Committee publishes roadway and area lighting standard.

Press Release Summary:

Jul 15, 2016 - NEMA announced that ANSI Accredited Standards Committee C136 published ANSI C136.49-2016 American National Standard for Roadway and Area Lighting Equipment—Plasma Lighting. Standard defines the electrical and mechanical requirements of plasma type light sources for use in roadway and area lighting luminaires. It is available in hard copy or as an electronic download on the NEMA website.

National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) - Rosslyn, VA

Original Press Release

ANSI Accredited Standards Committee C136 Publishes ANSI C136.49-2016 American National Standard for Roadway and Area Lighting Equipment-Plasma Lighting

Press release date: Jul 14, 2016

ROSSLYN, Va., —The National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) announced that ANSI Accredited Standards Committee C136 published ANSI C136.49-2016 American National Standard for Roadway and Area Lighting Equipment—Plasma Lighting. This new standard defines the electrical and mechanical requirements of plasma type light sources for use in roadway and area lighting luminaires.

This standard was developed by the ANSI Accredited Standards Committee C136 for Roadway and Area Lighting Equipment.

ANSI C136.49-2016 is available in hard copy or as an electronic download for $49 on the NEMA website.

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