megavolt


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megavolt

[′meg·ə‚vōlt]
(electricity)
A unit of potential difference or emf (electromotive force), equal to 1,000,000 volts. Abbreviated MV.
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As part of its relentless pursuit, Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) launched a 132 KV main substation with a transformation capacity of 150 Megavolt Ampere at Hatta during the second quarter of this year.
In this context, it has launched a 400 KV main Substation with a transformation capacity of 2020 Megavolt Ampere in Al Barshaa area during the second quarter of this year.
The substation has a capacity of 150 megavolt ampere (MVA) and was built at the cost of Dhs86 million.
Giving details of the progress of works at the substation, Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, MD and CEO of DEWA, said that the project encompasses setting up a power substation with capacity of 132/400kv which contains four transformers with capacity of 505 Megavolt Ampere(MVA) each.
HVPN superintendent engineer Rajesh Gupta said the new sectors will have thirty four 220 KV substations and three 400 KV substations and a total of 6000 megavolt ampere (MVA) will be supplied from them.
35 megavolts, which is right in between the energy of an X-ray tube and a full-sized industrial linear accelerator," Drubka said.
La premiere etape fut la mise en marche, l'annee derniere, du poste source (poste transformateur de haute tension) de la cite de Boussouf dote d'un poste blinde 60/10 kV- 2 fois 40 megavolts ampere (MVA), extensible a trois fois 40 MVA, et raccorde au reseau de transport d'electricite a travers une [beaucoup moins que]piqure[beaucoup plus grand que] sur la ligne 60 kV de Didouche Mourad-Ain Smara et via des lignes d'une capacite de 60 kV issues du futur poste electrique de la region d'Ibn Ziad au sud-est de la ville de Constantine.
4 million ($27 million) from Oman Electricity Transmission Company, to supply power transformers rated at 125 megavolts ampere (MVA).
The contract scope includes the supply of transformers in 2011, rated at 125 megavolts ampere (MVA), to be delivered and installed at various substations in the Oman power grid.