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NEMA Website Offers ANSI/NEMA SG-IC 1-2013 for free download.

Press Release Summary:

Aug 02, 2013 - To promote rapid adoption, ANSI/NEMA SG–IC 1-2013 Smart Grid Interoperable and Conformant Testing and Certification Scheme Operator Guidelines is being offered for free download. Publication describes roles and responsibilities for each of 4 main participants in testing scheme for interoperability and security among Smart Grid products. Also, standard brings uniformity and portability to process by identifying necessary levels of checks and balances for overall testing process.

National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) - Rosslyn, VA

Original Press Release

ANSI/NEMA SG‑IC 1-2013 Available for Download at No Cost for Limited Time

Press release date: Jul 30, 2013

ROSSLYN, Va.—To promote the rapid adoption of ANSI/NEMA SG–IC 1-2013 Smart Grid Interoperable and Conformant Testing and Certification Scheme Operator Guidelines, the National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) is offering the standard at no charge for a limited time.

This publication describes the roles and responsibilities for each of four main participants in a testing scheme for interoperability and security among Smart Grid products. It also brings uniformity and portability to the process by identifying the necessary levels of checks and balances for the overall testing process. Contributors include internationally-accredited testing bodies as well as nationally recognized testing laboratories.

SG-IC 1 may be downloaded at no cost on the NEMA website.

NEMA is the association of electrical equipment and medical imaging manufacturers, founded in 1926 and headquartered in Arlington, Virginia. Its member companies manufacture a diverse set of products including power transmission and distribution equipment, lighting systems, factory automation and control systems, and medical diagnostic imaging systems. Worldwide annual sales of NEMA-scope products exceed $120 billion.

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