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self-generation

[self-jen-uh-rey-shuh n] /ˈsɛlfˌdʒɛn əˈreɪ ʃən/
noun
1.
production or reproduction of something without the aid of an external agent; spontaneous generation.
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  • Distributed electricity represents only retail electricity sales and does not include self-generation.
  • Toward tradition it is hostile: it values originality, self-generation.
  • Distributed electricity represents only electricity sales and does not include self-generation.
  • Distributed electricity represents only retail electricity sales and does not include self-generation.
  • The self-generation of heat while making the alloy reduces the need for energy for material processing.
  • On the other hand, high on-peak electricity demand charges make self-generation for peak shaving a cost-effective option.

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