Definition: Deferred Transmission Capacity Investments

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Deferred Transmission Capacity Investments

Reducing the load and stress on transmission elements increases asset utilization and reduces the potential need for upgrades. Closer monitoring, rerouting power flow, and reducing fault current could enable utilities to defer upgrades on lines and transformers.[1]




Related Terms
transmission linestransformertransmission linesustainability
References
  1. SmartGrid.gov 'Description of Benefits'


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