Relevant for: Electrical & electronics
On 10 October 2017, Uruguayan Ministry of Energy issued the resolution approving supporting materials regarding the national project for testing LED luminaries intended for public lighting. Its purpose is to facilitate the LED technology development in public lighting and support the local development of this efficient technology with relevant technical tests.
The resolution specified that all testing shall be performed by national accredited laboratories and in accordance to IEC standards listed in Appendix 1. These include:
- IEC 60598-1: Luminaires - Part1: General requirements and tests
- IEC 60598-2-3: Luminaires - Part 2 -3: Particular requirements - Luminaires for road and street lighting
- IEC 62031. LED modules for general lighting – Safety specifications, etc.