emergency power supply


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emergency power supply

[ə′mər·jən·sē ′pau̇·ər sə‚plī]
(electricity)
A source of power that becomes available, usually automatically, when normal power line service fails.
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The company, which has a workforce of 17, designs, installs, services and tests industrial battery systems and associated equipment for emergency power supply for major customers all over the UK and aboard offshore oil rigs.
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1 nuclear power plant, Kansai Electric has already implemented, at the urgent instruction of the nuclear safety agency, measures to guard against tsunami and strengthen emergency power supply systems.
The checks included location adaptability to external incidents such as floods, earthquakes or any extreme natural disasters as well as the reliability of the emergency power supply, which are all the possible factors that might cause an event similar to that in Japan.
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The emergency power supply will back-up radio towers used for 911 and emergency communication systems and ensure uninterrupted service for five Scott County, MN communities during power surges, outages and rolling blackouts.

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