demand limiter

demand limiter

[də′mand ‚lim·əd·ər]
(electronics)
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* Demand Limiter. Devices are available that sense power usage and close electrical connections when the usage approaches a pre-set limit.
In locations where electric utilities impose high demand charges, a peak demand limiter can pay for itself in very short order.