donkey power

donkey power

[′dəŋ·kē ‚pau̇·ər]
(physics)
A unit of power equal to 250 watts; it is approximately ⅓ horsepower.
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Pretoria, South Africa: Animal Traction Network for Eastern and Southern Africa, Institute of Agricultural Engineering, Donkey Power.
So I was just sitting here in Copenhagen hanging out in the courtyard thinking about what we should call the fragrance, and Solar Donkey Power just seemed like the right fit.
Organisers hope to direct donkey power back into ploughing, transporting the sick to hospitals, carrying people and bringing food to homesteads.