Independent Power Producer
An Independent Power Producer (IPP) or Non-Utility Generator (NUG) is an organisation that owns a power-producing facility and can sell electricity to utility companies and electricity users. An IPP is usually a private company and is generally not a public utility company. Transaction of electricity between IPP with its customers are usually regulated under the power purchase agreement.
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- "Independent Power Producer (IPP) - Americas Generators". Gopower.com. http://www.gopower.com/glossary/term_view.php?TermID=76. Retrieved 2012-02-08.