Active Power
European Union Electricity Market Glossary


Active Power - is the real component of the apparent power at fundamental frequency, expressed in watts or multiples thereof such as kilowatts (kW) or megawatts (MW) - Article 2(20) of the Network Code on requirements for grid connection of generators (NC RfG).


Active Power Reserve means the Active Power which is available for maintaining the frequency.


See also:


Reactive Power


Ancillary services



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