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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
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.