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reserve fuel

The quantity of fuel that an aircraft must have when it arrives at its destination. This fuel can be utilized for holding, diversion to an alternate airport, go-around, or other contingencies.
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Uganda had begun building the fuel reserves in Jinja, Nakasongola, Gulu and Kasese in the 1970s.
Also at Wednesday's business meeting, the Energy Commission adopted the report on the feasibility of a strategic fuel reserve for the State.
LIPA further intends to set up a fuel reserve fund of $100 million once the revised operating agreements with KeySpan are approved and effective.
Russian President Vladimir Putin has unveiled plans to form a BRICS "energy association" that will comprised of a fuel reserve bank and an energy policy institute.
Fitch however believes this risk is partially mitigated due to LIPA's existing hedging program, its increased levels of operating margins projected in the future and the planned increase in its fuel reserve fund of $100 million that will be created after the effective date of the new agreements with KeySpan.
2025), the main fuel pellets, fuel reserve light fuel oil.
With the recent renegotiation of LIPA and Keyspan's management services agreement, and if approved by the NYS Attorney General and Comptroller later this year, LIPA will be able to establish a fuel reserve fund to allow LIPA to absorb more of the fuel cost volatility and help maintain stable retail rates.
MJL Bangladesh's sister concern, Omera Fuels Ltd, has established a Tk 100 crore petroleum oil storage terminal, aiming at increasing the country s fuel reserve needed to operate independent power plants.
IISP operators enjoy 7% additional range, faster time-to-climb, higher initial cruise altitudes, improved fuel reserve margins and better handling characteristics throughout all phases of flight.
Due to depleting fossil fuel reserves and rising fuel prices, many countries across the globe are now adopting renewable power sources for electricity generation.
With 1,900 lb of fuel reserves after landing, the average hourly fuel consumption was only 1,590 lb.