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2008-07-31 09:01:16

Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Salt River Project Agricultural Improvement and Power District (Tempe, Arizona) is about 40% complete with the construction of the 400-megawatt (MW) Unit 4 addition at the Springerville Generating Station in Springerville, Arizona. The plant, owned by Tucson Electric Power Company, a subsidiary of UniSource Energy Corporation (NYSE:UNS) (Tucson, Arizona), began construction in February 2007. Major equipment included a boiler...


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out-herod
  • In the phrase to out-herod Herod, to be more violent than Herod (as represented in the old mystery plays); hence, to exceed in any excess of evil.
Herod refers to 'Herod the Great,' a Roman client king and 'a madman who murdered his own family and a great many rabbis.' According to the OED, the term is 'chiefly with allusion to Shakespeare's use' in Hamlet.
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