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power station

an electrical generating station

power station

[′pau̇·ər ‚stā·shən]
(mechanical engineering)
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The power station, located near Front Royal, Virginia, is staffed by about 40 full-time employees.
We continue to review the position of Rugeley Power Station in light of all new market developments.
The boilers being installed in the Medupi and Kusile power stations feature supercritical pressure technologies that enable more efficient power generation than conventional coal-fired power plants.
It was the first power station in the world to supply three-phase electrical power but closed in 1915 when the plant expanded to Carville Power Station and Dunston Power Station opened.
A senior official at the Egyptian Gas Holding Company (EGAS) revealed to Daily News Egypt that a maximum of 95m cubic metres of gas will be pumped daily, as well as 24,000 tons of fuel oil and 8,000 tonnes of diesel to power stations over the three months of summer.
Chapter Five Market Status of Mobile Power Station Industry
Jane Hutt, AM for the Vale of Glamorgan, said: "Having worked closely with the power station and Welsh Government ministers, it is fantastic to see the RWE W board supporting this investment which is hopefully the first step in securing the longterm future of the operation and the thousands of associated jobs.
Reconstructing the disused power station, the largest brick building in Europe, is estimated to cost around [pounds sterling]150m.
Power stations have been the backbone of North Wales for years and still are - Stwlan, Maentwrog, Llanberis.
WALES has become the "dirty man of the UK" amid accusations from environmentalists that Whitehall is dumping gas-fired power stations here.
The power station has already been issued a license for trial production.
NamPower, the state run power utility, is currently looking at a number of sites in the Erongo region as a suitable location for a coal power station, with Arandis currently first in line.