[Tagging] Idea for a new tag: amenity=power_supply

Martin Koppenhoefer dieterdreist at gmail.com
Fri Jun 21 16:14:53 UTC 2019

Am Fr., 21. Juni 2019 um 18:06 Uhr schrieb Colin Smale <
colin.smale at xs4all.nl>:

> When it comes to tagging the socket type, please use an existing standard
> such as the IEC type letters. Make sure to use the code for the socket, not
> for the plug; some combinations have a measure of cross-compatibility, and
> you don't want to mix that up in the tagging for the socket. A few
> examples: the UK, Ireland, Malta, Singapore (at least) use Type G, in
> France/Belgium it is type F, in the Netherlands it is type E.
> https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/AC_power_plugs_and_sockets

I find it still incredible how mankind did not manage to uniform socket
types in more than 100 years of electrification and maybe 30-40 years of

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