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13:54 Jan 9, 2008
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Energy / Power Generation
German term or phrase: DB-Berechnung
Kraftwerksspezifische DB-Berechnung durch Nutzung individueller Preisprognosen (Europe.ON), der verfügbaren Analagenkapazität und prognostizierte variabler Kosten je MWh (Europe.ON)
Local time: 06:58
English translation:profit contribution calculation
I reckon this is it: "Deckungsbeitrag-Berechnung"
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David Moore
Local time: 06:58
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Thanks everyone
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profit contribution calculation

I reckon this is it: "Deckungsbeitrag-Berechnung"

David Moore
Local time: 06:58
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Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Vito Smolej: see LEO for alternatives (marginal income, coverage etc)
27 mins

agree  uli1
40 mins

agree  Steffen Walter: IMHO the commonest translation of Deckungsbeitrag is "contribution margin".
46 mins

agree  Michael Harris
6 hrs
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