1. Of or relating to that which can be dispatched.
2. Of or relating to a source of electric energy production whose output can be switched off or on or otherwise moderated according to demand.

dis·patch′a·bil′i·ty n.
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West Corporation (WSTC) announced positive and encouraging results of a wireless 9-1-1 location trial using its Wireless Dispatchable Location Services and Google's (GOOG, GOOGL) Android Emergency Location Services technologies.
The growing penetration of converter-interfaced (thus inertia-less) distributed renewable energy sources (dres) will eventually replace dispatchable sgs and increase power volatility, Causing large frequency deviations and voltage regulation problems.
This system will provide dispatchable renewable solar energy with the ability to deliver consistent peak power output for up to five hours outside of daytime hours while preserving the ability to provide energy directly to the grid during daytime hours.
Cleanergy and Masdar Institute will under the agreement conduct research and development to determine the optimal TES material to achieve dispatchable solar electricity with the Stirling CSP system.
South Australia is now leading the world in dispatchable renewable energy.
South Australia is now leading the world in dispatchable renewable energy, delivered to homes and businesses 24/7,' he said.
South Australia is now leading the world in dispatchable renewable energy," state Premier Jay Weatherill said at the official launch at the Hornsdale wind farm, owned by private French firm Neoen.
With our partners, we can deliver a step change in the power industry, bringing innovative solutions and new projects to dramatically reduce the cost of dispatchable power.
Access to cheap natural gas, demand for resilient onsite power and improved controls offerings are improving the value proposition for customers, and regulators are recognizing the benefits of cleaner, dispatchable distributed generation as grids experience growing supply variability from intermittent renewables.
With renewable combined heat and power, during peak hours excess energy is stored in fast-acting dispatchable loads--in the form of heat.
Brian Strutton, the GMB's national officer for energy, said: "If peak demand were to coincide with a time the wind is not blowing, the UK will have just 63GW of reliable, easily dispatchable power.
The resolution said the maximum projected shortfall in the summer months next year was at 1,004 megawatts (MW), 600 MW of which are needed as required dispatchable reserve, and 404 MW for required contingency reserves.