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electric generator

A device that changes mechanical energy into electrical energy.
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Refgas chairman George Willacy said: "Our patented advanced gasifier produces clean energy from a range of biomass, gasifying it to produce syngas which powers an electrical generator.
The new order is for two Avon electrical generator sets and one Dry Low Emission (DLE) compressor package.
The constant stream of air both directions produces enough movement in the turbine to drive an electrical generator.
The constant stream of air in both directions produces enough movement in the turbine to drive an electrical generator.
Not recorded in the Air Illinois logbooks were eight electrical generator malfunctions within a four-month period.
JNC Energy Systems, LLC has developed a proprietary system for electrical generation using low quality or stranded natural gas (which has often previously been vented into the atmosphere or burned off using a flare system) to power an efficient electrical generator.
Thieves struck at Cleadon Village C of E Primary in Boldon Lane, Cleadon, on July 22, when they somehow lowered a 'cherry picker' from which the electrical generator was suspended.
The three-quarter-ton 2002 Ram 2500 van carries stacks of orange traffic cones, an electrical generator and two 1,000-watt lights for illuminating nighttime crash scenes, film and digital cameras, measuring tapes and measuring devices, traffic law and hazardous-materials manuals, and other equipment.
The finding, says Connerney, upholds a theory proposed in 1969 that Jupiter's rotating magnetic field acts as an electrical generator on Io, inducing a voltage across the moon.
Wind Energy Generation describes the fundamental principles and modelling of the electrical generator and power electronic systems used in large wind turbines.
The work includes replacement of 280 of the 748 fuel assemblies, along with carrying out safety inspections on the unit's reactor vessel, turbine and electrical generator.
Compared with the RQ-4A, the RQ-4B features a larger wingspan, a longer fuselage and an electrical generator that can deliver 150 percent more power.
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