direct-current power

direct-current power

[də¦rekt ¦kə·rənt ′pau̇·ər]
(electricity)
The power delivered by a dc power system, equal to the line voltage times the load current.
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lighting, hot water, miscellaneous electric loads) and their interactions, as well as to achieve efficiency gains through direct-current power distribution, grid integration, combined heat and power, and district energy systems.
In addition, implementation of a joint project with China on construction of the direct-current power line to central and eastern regions of China is deemed to be a promising project on development of the energy system of Kazakhstan, he added.
Because the gallium nitride chips have high thermal conductivity, they efficiently convert the direct-current power into radio frequency power.
The inverter converts the direct-current power generated by the solar panels to standard 110-volt alternating current.
Writing for practicing telecommunications engineers and technicians, Reeve, himself an engineer and frequent writer, discusses the design of direct-current power systems that operate at nominal voltages of 24 and 48 volts, use lead-acid batteries, and are used in public network telecommunications systems and other exclusive-use environments.
The R615DC616UL is a direct-current power supply that provides 6- to 15-VDC power distributed via 16 fuse-protected outputs for use with CCTV cameras, heaters, and other video accessories.
Hydrogenics noted that the 500 Series modules are available with or without integrated direct-current power options.
An electronic inverter converts the direct-current power from the solar panel to usable house current.
All photovoltaic panels create direct-current power, which must be converted to alternating current to match and synchronize with the type of power delivered by utility companies.
It is also important to realize that a parasitic emf may result from other than thermoelectric causes, such as leakage which may take place from nearby direct-current power and battery circuits.
Upon the arrival of oxygen ions, electrons are bumped from the fuel electrode to an external circuit, where they are tapped as direct-current power.
Solar inverters are key components in a solar power system that convert direct-current power generated by solar panels into usable electricity.

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