The maximum of electrical power demand.
More example sentences
- The local power pool, however, offered a demand-response program for cutting peak loads when wholesale power prices got too high.
- It is no longer necessary to outfit towers with capacity for the peak load - capacity that will sit idle during off-peak hours.
- Karl Rabago, managing director at the Rocky Mountain Institute, estimates that these programs in California reduced peak loads by about 1,700 megawatts.
Definition of peak load in:
- The US English dictionary