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2008-07-01 15:00:25

PLYMOUTH - Attorney General Martha Coakley's office entered into a settlement agreement with the Massachusetts developer Pinehills LLC for clean-water violations. The 3,100-acre, 55-and-up development in Plymouth must pay a $135,000 civil penalty for violating the Massachusetts Clean Waters Act by discharging thousands of gallons of raw sewage. "Owners and operators of sewage treatment facilities in Massachusetts must take all necessary precautions to prevent unlawful discharges or risk...


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.