Definition: Power density

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Power density

The rate of energy flow (power) per unit volume, area or mass. Common metrics include: horsepower per cubic inch, watts per square meter and watts per kilogram.[1][2]

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References
  1. http://www1.eere.energy.gov/solar/solar_glossary.html
  2. http://www.forbes.com/2010/05/11/renewables-energy-oil-economy-opinions-contributors-robert-bryce.html