Power-station sentence example

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  • Steam is an extremely useful motive power for all cranes that are not worked off a central power station.

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  • Down to the closing decades of the 19th century hydraulic power was practically the only system available for working cranes from a power station.

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  • When they are worked from a power station the great advantage is gained that the same plant which drives them can be used for many other purposes, such as working machine tools and supplying current for lighting.

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  • As the power station at Poldhu was then fully occupied with the business of long distance transmission to ships, the Marconi Company began to erect another large power station to Marconi's designs at Clifden in Connemara on the west coast of Ireland.

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  • Huntington is served by three railways - the Wabash, the Erie (which has car shops and division headquarters here) and the Cincinnati, Bluffton & Chicago (which has machine shops here), and by the Fort Wayne & Wabash Valley Traction Company, whose car and repair shops and power station are in Huntington.

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  • The Underground Electric Railways Company, which acquired a controlling influence over these concerns, undertook the construction of a great power station at Chelsea; while the Metropolitan Company, which had fallen into line with the District (not without dispute over the system of electrification to be adopted) erected a station at Neasden on the Aylesbury branch.

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  • For instance, if every household used energy-saving light bulbs, a power station could be closed.

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  • Adjacent to the former colliery lies the Rugeley Power Station.

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  • Among fish, sprat, whiting, flounder and sand goby abundance have all increased since the initiation of power station closures.

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  • Your community could club together and have its own micro hydro power station or even a wind turbine.

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  • The power station at its base has the capacity to generate 2075 megawatts - enough to light up a third of Africa.

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  • I worked on a major maintenance outage at Little Barford Power Station in Cambridgeshire.

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  • In the meantime a new type of steel pylon is being erected from the power station to a point near Sheffield.

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  • Underground cables carry electricity at 33,000 Volts from La Collette power station to the five primary substations on the island.

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  • D'arcy Ryan Battersea Power Station I thought the following tirade against Battersea Power Station might interest readers.

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  • In this episode a tornado attacks a power station which derives energy from a giant whirlpool.

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  • The power station intakes are placed in front of a rocky promontory within Bridgwater Bay.

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  • The existing power station supplies electricity directly to the metal smelting plant Anglesey Aluminum in Holyhead.

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  • Peasants threshing red sorghum close to giant coal powered power station.

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  • It is thought she was delivered new to Meaford Power Station to shunt coal wagons.

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  • The old Deptford Power Station site is now the horrible Millenium Key yuppie development - see here for some earlier pictures.

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