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2008-09-29 09:00:49

Iberdrola has obtained the initial permits and licenses for constructing its first combined-cycle power plant in Germany, which will be located in the town of Ludwigsau and will have some 1,100MW of installed power. The authorities of the state of Hessen have issued the prior resolution and the permits for water intake and discharge for the company's first traditional electricity generation plant in Germany. Iberdrola, which plans to progressively increase its presence in the European...

2007-05-23 06:00:24

HELSINKI, Finland, May 23, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Metso Paper will supply Celulose Beira Industrial (Celbi) S.A. with a new recovery boiler, a new evaporation plant and a cooking plant modernization to Celbi's Figueira da Foz pulp mill in Portugal. Start-up is scheduled for the first quarter of 2009. The total value of the order is approximately EUR 130 million. The new recovery boiler and the new 7-effect evaporation plant, which will be delivered by Metso Paper's Power business line,...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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