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2012-05-14 09:47:46

Steel — the traditional industry for which the UK city of Sheffield is so well known — could help provide a green alternative for heating the city's homes and businesses, alongside other renewable energy sources. Experts from the University of Sheffield's Faculty of Engineering believe that the many steel plants located just outside the city center could be connected to Sheffield's existing district heating network to provide an extra 20 MW of thermal energy, enough to heat...


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endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
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