non-energy

adjective non-en·er·gy \ ˌnän-ˈe-nər-jē \

Definition of non-energy

: not relating to, concerned with, or being energy or its production and sale
  • non-energy companies/resources
  • the non-energy sector
  • … the non-energy benefits of energy efficiency—such as … reduced air and water pollution …
  • —State of North Carolina Utilities Commission

First Known Use of non-energy

1892

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