Intertie
Intertie In"ter*tie`, n. (Arch.) In any framed work, a horizontal tie other than sill and plate or other principal ties, securing uprights to one another. [1913 Webster]

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  • intertie — I. “+ transitive verb Etymology: inter + tie : to connect or fasten mutually intertie power systems II. ˈintə(r)+ˌ noun 1. : a horizontal tie other than the sill and plate or other principal ties that secures uprights to one another in a framed… …   Useful english dictionary

  • intertie — noun Date: 1951 an interconnection permitting passage of current between two or more electric utility systems …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Intertie —   A transmission line that links two or more regional electric power systems.   California Energy Comission. Dictionary of Energy Terms …   Energy terms

  • intertie — in·ter·tie …   English syllables

  • Pacific DC Intertie — The Pacific DC Intertie (also called Path 65) is an electric power transmission line that transmits electricity from the Pacific Northwest to the Los Angeles area using high voltage direct current (HVDC). The line capacity is 3,100 megawatts,… …   Wikipedia

  • Pacific DC Intertie — Verlauf der Pacific DC Intertie im Westen der USA Die Pacific DC Intertie, auch als Path 65 bezeichnet, ist eine Hochspannungs Gleichstrom Übertragungsleitung (HGÜ) im Westen der USA welche dazu dient elektrische Energie aus dem Norden der USA in …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Path 15 — is the name of a major north south power transmission corridor in California. It forms a part of the Pacific AC Intertie and the California Oregon Transmission Project. Path 15, along with the Pacific DC Intertie running far to the east, forms an …   Wikipedia

  • Sylmar, Los Angeles, California — Sylmar is a district in the San Fernando Valley region of the City of Los Angeles, California. It is located east of Interstate 5 and north of the city of San Fernando. Sylmar was once the site of the world’s largest olive groves hence its name,… …   Wikipedia

  • Path 66 — (also called the California Oregon Intertie or abbreviated COI) is the name of several 500 kV power lines that were built by Western Area Power Administration (WAPA), Pacific Gas Electric (PG E), and PacifiCorp in the early 1970s to 1990s and… …   Wikipedia

  • Bonneville Power Administration — The Bonneville Power Administration (BPA) is an American Federal agency based in the Pacific Northwest. BPA was created by an act of Congress in 1937 to market electric power from the Bonneville Dam located on the Columbia River and to construct… …   Wikipedia

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