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curtailment

In reinforced concrete, the bending of the ends of reinforcing rods to provide added strength.
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Favourable Project Locations: About 60% of CNE's consolidated wind projects were located in areas with a low curtailment ratio of less than 10%.
Chief Engineer Power Development Department (PDD), Kashmir, Shahnaz Goni told KNS over phone that the new power curtailment has been put in place.
Since the planned curtailment was first announced, some employees left, others took an early retirement option the company offered after the announcement.
Surigao del Norte is also implementing a four-and-a-half hour brownout per feeder in their franchise area while Siargao and Dinagat Islands Electric Cooperative suffered almost four hours power curtailment and three hours rotational power cut in Agusan del Sur Electric Cooperative, Inc.
With the curtailment, the government hopes to meet the primary surplus target set for this year, which was reduced from 1.
As a natural gas customer, it is important to know how to prepare for curtailment and the necessary plans to engage during curtailment.
23 August 2013 - US utility NRG Energy Inc (NYSE:NRG) said it had bought private demand response provider Energy Curtailment Specialists (ECS) which operates over 2GW of demand response capacity in the US.
Country: USASector: UtilitiesTarget: Energy Curtailment Specialists (ECS)Buyer: NRG Energy IncType: Corporate acquisitionStatus: Closed
The Fertiliser Manufacturers Pakistan Advisory Council (FMPAC) has warned if full and uninterrupted gas supply to all domestic fertilizer plants, especially the Sui Southern Gas Company (SSGC)-based four plants that faced more than 300 days of gas curtailment in 2012, was not restored, the country would have to import around 1.
Lahore -- World's largest single-train urea production plant is facing a serious financial crisis while the gas curtailment has forced it to reschedule its Rs65 billion debt payments.
He said that gas curtailment has been created panic, quarrel and quest on the CNG stations.
Most users also receive a payment just for being a part of the program, whether curtailment events occur or not.