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BACKUP ENERGY SYSTEM [1 record]

Record 1 2008-08-05

English

Subject field(s)
  • Energy Transformation
  • Solar Energy
  • Wind Energy
DEF

[An] energy system ... capable of providing all of the energy demand during any period when [for example a] solar energy system is not operating.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Transformation de l'énergie
  • Énergie solaire
  • Énergie éolienne
DEF

Système d'énergie capable de satisfaire toute la demande lorsque notamment un dispositif solaire photovoltaïque ne fonctionne pas.

Spanish

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