Glossary by "W"

  • 603

    Western Electric Coordinating Council

    Acronym(s): WECC

    The organization responsible for coordinating and promoting bulk electric system reliability in the Western Interconnection. In addition, WECC provides an environment for coordinating the operating and planning activities of its members as set forth in the WECC Bylaws.

  • 604

    Wet cell

    A cell whose electrolyte exists in liquid form so it is free to flow and move within the cell.

    Source: ESA Technical Working Group
  • 605

    Wind power

    The process of converting kinetic energy from the wind (air in motion) into different types of energy, including thermal, mechanical and electrical, with wind turbines..