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Saturday, February 21, 2015

what does MWe mean? what does the 'e' stand for?

M- Mega ; W-Watt; e-Electrical

Unit used to denote power level in Power Plants.

It is used to denote Electrical Power Generation by Power. It is denoted so as to differentiate it from thermal power generated. Not all thermal power can be converted into electrical but it depends on efficiency of plant.