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A metallic strip or bar (typically copper, brass or aluminium) that conducts electricity within a switchboard, distribution board, substation, battery bank, or other electrical apparatus. Its main purpose is to conduct high currents. Also called bus or busbar.
A secondary product that origins from the production of something else.
A diode connected in parallel with a a solar cells to provide an alternate current path in case of module shading or failure.
May refer to:
2) concentration ratio of solar concentrators
centralised anaerobic digestion
A type of thin-film PV module
cash available for debt service
compressed air energy storage
Capacitance is the ability of a body to store an electrical charge. Any object that can be electrically charged exhibits capacitance.The SI unit of capacitance is the farad (F).
A capacitor is a passive two-terminal electrical component used to store energy electrostatically in an electric field.
The contribution of a power plant to the firm capacity of a system. Typically only used for VRE (variable renewable energy).
The ratio of the actual energy produced in a given period, to the hypothetical maximum possible amount of energy during that period, i.e. running full time at rated power. It is dimensionless.
Long-term expenditures for property, plant, and equipment, also called 'investment budget'.
Capital markets are markets for buying and selling equity and debt instruments. Capital markets channel savings and investment between suppliers of capital such as retail investors and institutional investors, and users of capital like businesses, government and individuals.
Capital structure refers to the way assets or investments are financed through some combination of equity, debt, or hybrid securities.
A carbohydrate is an organic compound carbon, hydrogen and oxygen. General formula is Cm(H2O)n.
Finance generated through the sale of certified emission reduction credits