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prosumer

(prəˈsjuːmə)
n
1. (Economics) an amateur user of electronic equipment that is of a standard suitable for professional use
2. (Commerce) a consumer who is involved in the design of a company's products
[C21: professional + consumer]
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For small RES installations, the existing incentive system will remain in place by prioritizing local energy initiatives and prosumers.
Prosumers and distributors There are two parties with different interests.
Matterport is an immersive 3D technology company, offering a platform for prosumers and professionals to easily capture, edit and share 3D models of physical spaces.
An extensive study of close to 17,500 people called "Prosumers" (influencers and market drivers that help predict future behaviors six to 18 months from now in the Gen Z, millennial, Gen X and boomer segments) launched in late June at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity from Havas Group, which is part of Vivendi.
The objective of the joint experiment is to assess the feasibility and scalability of a two-way electricity supply system that allows direct trading among prosumers and consumers and will incorporate solar panels, batteries, and EVs.
Phil Tiongson, head of data analytics of communications firm Havas Ortega, said Filipino 'prosumers' wanted companies 'to let their employees be their brand/business ambassadors.' They trusted companies/brands that trusted their employees.
TO the brands that feature politicians on their gigantic billboards, you might want to rethink your strategy, especially if you are targeting not just consumers but 'prosumers.'
First and foremost, it suggests that today's younger consumers are becoming "prosumers."
AS renewable energy systems are becoming economical and easier to integrate in our homes, it is commendable that our local electric power utilities in Pakistan, particularly Islamabad Electric Supply Company, Lahore Electric Supply Company and Karachi Electric, are taking proactive steps in assisting the power users to become 'prosumers', or producer-consumers.
The paper 'Mainstreaming Residential Prosumers in the Energy Sector' by Naila Saleh, junior research officer at IPS, advocates the need for a prosumer-friendly energy framework.
P2PConnect allows customers to register as either consumers, producers, or prosumers, depending on how they wish to participate in the energy marketplace.
DES allows manufacturers to become "prosumers," generating their own power and in some instances selling excess capacity back to the utility-a practice called net metering.