line loss

line loss

[′līn ‚lȯs]
(electricity)
Total of the various energy losses occurring in a transmission line.
(engineering)
The quantity of gas that is lost in a distribution system or pipeline.
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Line Loss Analysis and Calculation of Electric Power Systems, 2nd Edition
2012 "until the actual cessation of the collection" of the 2.98 percent line loss charge under Napocor's supply contract with Meralco.
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This line loss equalizer (LLE) combines filter and attenuator technology for a flat overall response up to 18 GHz.
Meralco has submitted a summary of TSC line loss computation and breakdown of TSC from July 2006 to May 2012 and supporting invoices and official receipts covering the period July 2006 to May 2012.
The power sector authorities believe that line loss and lower than billed recovery are causing about Rs202bn and Rs205bn, respectively, circular debt every year.
HYDERABAD -- Hyderabad chamber of small traders and small industry senior vice president Saleemuddin Qureshi and Muhammad Akram Arain convener sub committee Hesco has said the present system of working of and stopping line losses was too age old and inferior.
'The power sector revenues witnessed an increase of over Rs121 billion by overpowering line losses worth Rs16bn,' according to latest official data.
Fesco Chief Executive Officer Mujahid Islam Billah said the company had achieved the line losses curtailment target set by Nepra.
Owing efforts of the incumbent team, the minister said that line losses reduced up to 2.4 percent during the last four months and an increase of 1.3 percent was witnessed on overall recovery.
ISLAMABAD -- Petroleum Minister Omar Ayub Khan says there is zero tolerance against gas theft and line losses.
The LESCO is conducting loadshedding on the basis of the line losses and the electricity theft from its 1,775 feeders.