peak clipping

peak clipping

[′pēk ‚klip·iŋ]
(electricity)
Reduction of the maximum demand for electric power from an electrical utility, often achieved by direct control of customer loads by signals directed to customer appliances.
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There are many methods of load management which can be followed by an industry such as peak clipping load shifting strategic conservation load priority system energy storage units new production equipments load shedding and restoring (Boak 2003).
Peak clipping is fundamentally a non linear distortion.
5] The electronics' basic audiologic features are provided by a flexible, digitally programmable, three-channel AGC system with a peak clipping function.