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Jan 22, 2013, 16:01 ET

ANSI and IREC Launch Full Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Certificate Accreditation Program

 The American National Standard Institute (ANSI), coordinator of the U.S. voluntary standardization system, and the Interstate Renewable Energy...

Jan 16, 2013, 10:44 ET

ANSI Accredits Cisco Career Certifications, Bolstering Networking and Security Workforce

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI), coordinator of the U.S. voluntary standardization system and a global leader in conformity...

Jan 11, 2013, 12:09 ET

ANSI Announces 2013 Student Paper Competition

 As part of its continuing efforts to raise awareness of the strategic significance of standards and conformance among postsecondary students,...

Dec 19, 2012, 15:55 ET

ANSI Board Names Volunteer Leaders for 2013

 The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) Board of Directors has announced its new members and officers for the term beginning January...

Dec 17, 2012, 17:29 ET

ANSI Energy Efficiency Standardization Coordination Collaborative

Seeks Input on Relevant Standards and Existing Gaps in the Built Environment As part of its ongoing efforts to assess the energy efficiency...

Dec 10, 2012, 17:04 ET

ANSI Energy Efficiency Standardization Coordination Collaborative Seeks Participants to Help Develop Energy Efficiency Standardization Roadmap

 With its potential to fuel job creation, bolster energy independence, and fuel the U.S. economy, energy efficiency has been attracting a lot...

Dec 06, 2012, 11:01 ET

American and European Standards Organizations Agree to Strengthen Transatlantic Cooperation on Standards for Electric Vehicles

BRUSSELS and NEW YORK, Dec. 6, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Cooperation on eMobility standardization was the focus of discussion during a...

Nov 06, 2012, 12:58 ET

ANSI to Host Industry Briefing on Market Access in Post-WTO Russia

In August 2012, Russia – the world's ninth largest economy – officially acceded to the World Trade Organization (WTO), opening up a...

Nov 05, 2012, 12:23 ET

Experts Discuss Incorporation by Reference at the ANSI Legal Issues Forum

On October 10, 2012, nearly 100 legal experts, government officials, and members of the standards and conformity assessment community came together...

Sep 26, 2012, 17:24 ET

ANSI Announces Winner of Inaugural Student Paper Competition

 The American National Standards Institute (ANSI), coordinator of the U.S. voluntary standardization system, and its Committee on Education...

Sep 24, 2012, 13:28 ET

CALL TO ACTION: Participants Sought for ANSI Standardization Collaborative to Advance Energy Efficiency for the United States

Nominations for Working Group Co-chairs Accepted through October 5  Advancements in energy efficiency can help fuel the U.S. economy,...

Sep 24, 2012, 11:40 ET

Credentialing and Clean Energy Experts Join ANSI-IREC Program Accreditation Committee

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI), coordinator of the U.S. voluntary standardization system, and the Interstate Renewable Energy...

Sep 18, 2012, 16:05 ET

Open Session of ISO General Assembly to Focus on Innovation and Sustainability

September 20 International Standards Event to Take Place in San Diego  The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) invites all...

Sep 10, 2012, 16:06 ET

Incorporation by Reference Will Be the Focus of ANSI's 2012 Legal Issues Forum

All Interested Stakeholders Encouraged to Attend this World Standards Week Event WASHINGTON, Sept. 10, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In...

Sep 04, 2012, 17:11 ET

ANSI-IREC Program Issues First Set of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Certificate Program Accreditations

 The American National Standards Institute (ANSI), coordinator of the U.S. voluntary standardization system, and the Interstate Renewable...

Aug 21, 2012, 13:57 ET

Market Access, Credibility, and Visibility for Standardizers Will Be the Focus of ANSI 2012 Open Forum

DOC's Michael C. Camunez to Provide Keynote at the Free World Standards Week Event  In an effort to bring together leaders from across...

Jul 30, 2012, 16:10 ET

Sino-U.S. Workshop on New Energy Standardization Held in Beijing

International Experts Exchange Insights on Electric Vehicles  A day-long workshop organized by the China Association for Standardization...

Jul 23, 2012, 15:36 ET

ANSI Announces Recipients of the 2012 Leadership and Service Awards

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) announced today the recipients of its 2012 Leadership and Service Awards. Recipients have been...

Jul 18, 2012, 16:54 ET

ANSI Accredits First Five Health Information Technology Certification Bodies

 The American National Standards Institute (ANSI), coordinator of the U.S. voluntary standardization system, is pleased to announce the first...

Jul 13, 2012, 16:00 ET

Pilot Accreditation Program for Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Certificate Programs Underway

First Accreditations to Be Announced in August 2012  The American National Standards Institute (ANSI), coordinator of the U.S....