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The Electrical Installation Guide (wiki) has been written for electrical professionals who must design safe and energy efficient electrical installation, in compliance with international standards such as the IEC 60364.

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Prosumer Electrical Installations

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Guidelines for the design of Prosumer Electrical Installations (PEI) according to IEC 60364 standard.
Types of PEI, architectures, how to calculate, special protections measures, impact on power factor ...

Safety measures for electric vehicle charging

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Some Electric Vehicle Supply Equipments (EVSE) claim for built-in protective devices or embedded protection.

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How to select a safe charging solution?

This document summarizes the protective measures required by the International Standards (IEC), and explains how to identify if protection against electric shocks, protection against overcurrents or protection against overvoltages are correctly implemented.


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