interconnection


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Legal, Acronyms, Wikipedia.

interconnection

[¦in·tər·kə′nek·shən]
(electricity)
A link between power systems enabling them to draw on one another's reserves in time of need and to take advantage of energy cost differentials resulting from such factors as load diversity, seasonal conditions, time-zone differences, and shared investment in larger generating units.

interconnection

Any physical connection or arrangement of pipes between two otherwise separate building water-supply systems whereby water may flow from one system to the other, the direction of flow depending upon the pressure differential between the two systems; also called a cross-connection.
References in periodicals archive ?
The MOU will serve as a guide to amend previous interconnection agreements.
According to Cordoba, the lowering of interconnection charges for voice from P4.
Today, businesses leverage the Equinix interconnection platform in 32 strategic markets across the Americas, EMEA and Asia-Pacific.
However, NTT DoCoMo, does not have to submit to long run incremental cost calculation (LRIC)by the MPHPT to determine its interconnection charges.
In an emergency, however, one or both organizations may choose to terminate the interconnection immediately.
official brushed aside NTT's claim that user rates have to be raised if the telecom giant reduces interconnection fees.
In light of the past and current experiences of CMRS providers at the state level, this Note argues that the FCC should assert its jurisdiction over LEC-CMRS interconnection and regulate LEC-CMRS interconnection agreements.
With more than 147,000 interconnections already established among its customers, Equinix offers the world's leading global interconnection platform Platform Equinix.
TeliaSonera Finland estimates that the new interconnection pricing would have a positive annual effect of more than EUR20m on its mobile communications result.
Now they have problems in interconnection negotiations, problems with the terms that the dominant carrier is requiring in order to conclude interconnection negotiations, and the government is going to have to decide.
In response to the state's renewable and GHG goals, renewable power developers are flooding the ISO's interconnection queue.
After agreements it made with Vonage and Comcast, the telco now has established IP VoIP interconnection agreements with six providers.

Full browser ?