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2008-08-19 09:01:04

Russian engineering company Power Machines has completed and shipped the first hydro turbine for installation at the Boguchansk hydro power plant in the Russian territory of Krasnoyarsk. These turbines are reportedly the largest units to have been manufactured in Russia at 155.6 tons. The heavy cargo will be transported to the power plant site by sea, and it is expected to take 35-40 days. The length of the route is approximately 6,500km. The transport vessel will pass through the Ladoga...

2008-07-04 21:00:19

ASHGABAT. July 4 (Interfax) - The new head of Russian hydrogenerating company OJSC GidroOGK or RusHydro will be appointed in the next two weeks, Russian Energy Minister Sergei Shmatko told Interfax. "Given the importance of this company to the power sector, we're currently looking at candidates for this post, and I think the issue will be resolved in the next two weeks," Shmatko said. "Corporate procedures, as per the company's charter, will take another 70 days, by the look of it," he...


Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.