power station

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Examples of power station in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web That’s exactly what Mitsubishi is doing with fuel storage company Magnum Development, at a power station in Delta, Utah, that’s operated by the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power. Rob Nikolewski, San Diego Union-Tribune, "Why all the hoopla about hydrogen?," 19 Feb. 2021 Cables can be buried all the way to the power station, but this can be more difficult if the cable lands ashore in a residential area. Sarah Mcfarlane, WSJ, "Floating Wind Turbines Buoy Hopes of Expanding Renewable Energy," 6 Feb. 2021 Daphne had felt for years that the power station made no sense. Ben Taub, The New Yorker, "Murder in Malta," 14 Dec. 2020 For the first time, Muscat’s new power station was required to power the whole country. Ben Taub, The New Yorker, "Murder in Malta," 14 Dec. 2020 With Muscat’s election, in 2013, Fenech became a key stakeholder in the power station. Ben Taub, The New Yorker, "Murder in Malta," 14 Dec. 2020 During the attack, the ship was posted close to the power station for the naval base, and fired upon enemy planes to protect it. Christine Condon, baltimoresun.com, "Coronavirus pandemic leads to virtual Pearl Harbor commemoration in Baltimore," 7 Dec. 2020 Ellis said the plant works hand in hand with the utility's other power station in New Orleans, which caused a slew of controversy when it was first approved by the council two years ago. Jessica Williams | Staff Writer, NOLA.com, "Entergy 100-acre solar plant nearing completion in New Orleans East," 28 Oct. 2020 The economic engine winding down here is the power station itself, called Sherco. Star Tribune, "Schafer: What looks like a giveaway to Google is actually a bet against decline in Becker," 21 Oct. 2020

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First Known Use of power station

1887, in the meaning defined above

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24 Feb 2021

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“Power station.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/power%20station. Accessed 7 Mar. 2021.

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