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See pitch angle definition
Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety of Germany
biological oxygen demand
barrel of oil equivalent
Balance of System
The thermodynamic cycle that describes the operation of a constant pressure heat engine such as a gas turbine.
The moment (calculated in time units or in monetary units) at which the revenue generated by a project compensates the initial investment and ongoing costs.
Best Available Techniques Reference
A tank filled with service water which is not consumed (also known as buffer storage)
builders' all risk
The standard insurance package used during construction.
Process whereby a private owner builds an infrastructure facility, leases it out, and then transfers it to another entity after a specified period.
Process whereby a private owner builds, owns, and operates an infrastructure facility and then transfers it to another entity after a specified period.
Process whereby a private owner builds, owns, and then transfers an infrastructure facility to another party, often at no cost, after a specified period.
Process whereby a private owner builds an infrastructure facility, transfers it to another entity, and then operates it on a contractual basis for a specified period.