Electrical load is defined as a device that converts electric power into Mechanical, Heat or Light energy. According to load nature this is further divided into four groups. They are
1. Resistive Electrical Loads
2. Capacitive Electrical Loads
3. Inductive Electrical Loads
4. Combination Electrical Loads
Electrical load can be divided and classified into many sub categories according to use, function, load division, characteristics etc.