Line loss

Line loss
  Electric energy lost because of the transmission of electricity. Much of the loss is thermal in nature.
  U.S. Dept. of Energy, Energy Information Administration's Energy Glossary

Energy terms . 2014.

Игры ⚽ Нужно сделать НИР?

Look at other dictionaries:

  • line loss — noun : a loss of electric energy due to heating of line wires by the current …   Useful english dictionary

  • Line Loss (or Drop) —   Electrical energy lost due to inherent inefficiencies in an electrical transmission and distribution system under specific conditions …   Energy terms

  • Loss — may refer to:*A negative difference between retail price and cost of production *An event in which the team or individual in question did not win. *Loss (baseball), a pitching statistic in baseball *Attenuation, a reduction in amplitude and… …   Wikipedia

  • Line-of-sight propagation — refers to electro magnetic radiation including light emissions traveling in a straight line. The rays or waves are diffracted, refracted, reflected, or absorbed by atmosphere and obstructions with material and generally cannot travel over the… …   Wikipedia

  • Loss of chance in English law — refers to a particular problem of causation, which arises in tort and contract. The law is invited to assess hypothetical outcomes, either affecting the claimant or a third party, where the defendant s breach of contract or of the duty of care… …   Wikipedia

  • Loss mitigation — [ [Loss Mitigation Policy Guidance] ] is used to describe a third party helping a homeowner, a division within a bank that mitigates the loss of the bank, or a firm that handles the process of… …   Wikipedia

  • Loss (film) — Loss Nereikalingi žmonės Theatrical poster Directed by Maris Martinsons Produced by Živile Gallego Linda Krukle Maris Mar …   Wikipedia

  • Loss given default (LGD) — Loss Given Default or LGD is a common parameter in Risk Models and also a parameter used in the calculation of Economic Capital or Regulatory Capital under Basel II for a banking institution. This is an attribute of any exposure on bank s… …   Wikipedia

  • loss'less — adjective (electronics and telecommunications) Not dissipating energy, said of a dielectric material or of a transmission line which does not suffer attenuation (cf ↑lossy below) • • • Main Entry: ↑loss …   Useful english dictionary

  • loss|y — «LS ee, LOS », adjective. Electronics. tending to lose or dissipate energy: »At optical frequencies a metal transmission line structure would be very lossy and only transparent dielectric materials such as glass can be considered (Science… …   Useful english dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”