dump power

dump power

[′dəmp ‚pau̇·ər]
(electricity)
Electric power, generated by any source, which is in excess of the needs of the electric system and which cannot be stored or conserved.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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We usually dump power saving light bulbs, various electronic devices, television sets, toners etc.