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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
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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