thermal power plant


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thermal power plant

[′thər·məl ′pau̇·ər ‚plant]
(engineering)
A facility to produce electric energy from thermal energy released by combustion of a fuel or consumption of a fissionable material.
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North Korea has asked Russia to provide financial and technological aid to modernize a thermal power plant in the capital Pyongyang, South Korean news agency Yonhap reported Friday, quoting South Korea's National Intelligence Service.
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GMCP is a 604-megawatt subcritical thermal power plant, which started operations in 2014, while GNPD is a new project consisting of 2 x 668-MW supercritical thermal power plant, located in Bataan.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- A group of some 60 workers from the Yatay-an thermal power plant occupied the Confederation of Turkish Trade Unions (TE-rk-yE-) headquarters in Ankara on Tuesday in protest of the privatization of the power plant where they work.
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