Definition: Load-Serving Entity

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Load-Serving Entity

Secures energy and transmission service (and related Interconnected Operations Services) to serve the electrical demand and energy requirements of its end-use customers.[1]

Also Known As
Electricity companies, electric utility
Related Terms
transmission servicetransmission linesenergyInterconnected Operations Servicetransmission line
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