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2008-08-19 18:00:39

By Aled Blake WELSH POWER today announces plans to build a gas power station in north-west England. The Newport-headquartered energy producer says it intends building a pounds 600mcombined-cycle gas turbine north of Blackpool, similar to the power station it is developing at Uskmouth. Welsh Power has secured a 35- acre tract of brownfield land for the development in a deal with NPL Estates. The site is located near Fleetwood, and is about 50 miles from Manchester, and five miles from...


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.