CONCEPTS AND DEFINITIONS
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Term
Distribution Losses (Code B_101400)
Term extension
Energy
Definition
Own use and losses of the natural gas industry consist of all losses due to transport or distribution of electrical energy, heat, natural gas and derived gases, as well as pipeline losses. For electricity, losses in transformers which are not considered as integral parts of the power plants are also included.
Source
Regulation (EC) No 1099/2008 on Energy Statistics
Hyperlink
http://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/ALL/;ELX_SESSIONID=SkP2JRQdhyzLXkYdGPv9Sp342kJcWjtwvW2wyXLpMbSTkmxlVDFj!1423190359?uri=CELEX:32008R1099
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