Glossary terms subset beginning with N

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N-1
A reliability standard for transmission planning. A transmission network planned to n-1 will continue to supply load uninterrupted when a single asset (circuit, transformer, generator) disconnects from the power system.
N-g-1
A reliability standard for transmission planning. A transmission network planned to n-g-1 will continue to supply load uninterrupted when both a transmission asset and the single largest generator disconnect from the power system.
Notice of Requirement
The document that lets a Local Authority know that a designation is required under the Resource Management Act 1991 (RMA). It must also contain an Assessment of Environmental Effects (AEE). A notice of requirement must go through a public notification, recommendation and decision making process before it is confirmed as a designation in the authority's district plan.