Generating unit

a technically and commercially defined set of equipment belonging to a power company and used to generate electricity or heat and to transmit power.


Gigajoule, a unit of work/heat in the SI system, 1 GJ = 1000/3.6 kWh = approximately 278 kWh.


main power supply point, a type of transformer station used for the processing or distribution of electricity or solely for the distribution of electricity.

Green certificate

popular name for energy generated from renewable energy sources.


gigawatt, a unit of capacity in the SI system, 1 GW = 109 W.


one gigawatt of electric capacity.


one gigawatt of heat capacity.