Load curve

A load curve is a chart showing the amount of electrical energy customers use over the course of time. Power producers use this information to plan how much electricity they will need to make available at any given time. Teletraffic engineering uses a similar load curve.

ee also

* Load profile
* Load duration curve
* Electricity generation
* Electric power transmission
* Electricity distribution


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  • load curve — apkrovos charakteristika statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. load characteristic; load curve; load line vok. Belastungscharakteristik, f; Belastungskennlinie, f; Lastcharakteristik, f; Lastkurve, f rus. нагрузочная характеристика, f… …   Automatikos terminų žodynas

  • load curve — apkrovos kreivė statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. load curve; load line vok. Belastungskennlinie, f; Belastungskurve, f rus. график нагрузки, m; кривая нагрузки, f; нагрузочная кривая, f pranc. courbe de charge, f; ligne de charge,… …   Automatikos terminų žodynas

  • load curve — apkrovimo grafikas statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. generation schedule; load curve; load diagram vok. Belastungskurve, f; Lastdiagramm, n; Lastverlauf, m rus. график нагрузки, m pranc. courbe de charge, f; diagramme de charge, m …   Automatikos terminų žodynas

  • Load curve —   The relationship of power supplied to the time of occurrence. Illustrates the varying magnitude of the load during the period covered.   U.S. Dept. of Energy, Energy Information Administration s Energy Glossary …   Energy terms

  • Load profile — In electrical engineering, a load profile is a graph of the variation in the electrical load versus time. A load profile will vary according to customer type (typical examples include residential, commercial and industrial), temperature and… …   Wikipedia

  • Load duration curve — A load duration curve (LDC) is used in electric power generation to illustrate the relationship between generating capacity requirements and capacity utilization.A LDC is similar to a load curve but the demand data is ordered in descendingorder… …   Wikipedia

  • load characteristic — apkrovos charakteristika statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. load characteristic; load curve; load line vok. Belastungscharakteristik, f; Belastungskennlinie, f; Lastcharakteristik, f; Lastkurve, f rus. нагрузочная характеристика, f… …   Automatikos terminų žodynas

  • load line — apkrovos charakteristika statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. load characteristic; load curve; load line vok. Belastungscharakteristik, f; Belastungskennlinie, f; Lastcharakteristik, f; Lastkurve, f rus. нагрузочная характеристика, f… …   Automatikos terminų žodynas

  • load line — apkrovos kreivė statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. load curve; load line vok. Belastungskennlinie, f; Belastungskurve, f rus. график нагрузки, m; кривая нагрузки, f; нагрузочная кривая, f pranc. courbe de charge, f; ligne de charge,… …   Automatikos terminų žodynas

  • load diagram — apkrovimo grafikas statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. generation schedule; load curve; load diagram vok. Belastungskurve, f; Lastdiagramm, n; Lastverlauf, m rus. график нагрузки, m pranc. courbe de charge, f; diagramme de charge, m …   Automatikos terminų žodynas

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