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English translation: ballast

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Portuguese term or phrase:lastro
English translation:ballast
Entered by: rhandler
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21:49 Feb 16, 2008
Portuguese to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Energy / Power Generation
Portuguese term or phrase: lastro
Any suggestions please on the meaning of "lastro" in the following phrase? "reduz a capacidade de lastro da energia existente no sistema nacional"
thanks.
lexisproject
Spain
Local time: 03:07
ballast
Explanation:
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[RTF] AUSTRALIAN GREENHOUSE OFFICE
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In early 2002, the New Zealand Minister for Energy, the Hon Pete Hodgson MP, agreed to support the ballast energy efficiency performance standard (which ...
http://bilbo.indcom.gov.au/study/mra/subs/sub115a.rtf

[PDF] Microsoft PowerPoint - Thailand Bioeletcricity Initiative crs Dec2005
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Must ensure availability of hydro and thermal projects for new energy .... Each project has an associated “firm capacity”, which serves as “ballast” ...
www.portalunica.com.br/portalunicaenglish/files/lecturesand...

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Local time: 22:07
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ballast


Explanation:
Veja estes exemplos, no seu contexto:

[RTF] AUSTRALIAN GREENHOUSE OFFICE
File Format: Rich Text Format - View as HTML
In early 2002, the New Zealand Minister for Energy, the Hon Pete Hodgson MP, agreed to support the ballast energy efficiency performance standard (which ...
http://bilbo.indcom.gov.au/study/mra/subs/sub115a.rtf

[PDF] Microsoft PowerPoint - Thailand Bioeletcricity Initiative crs Dec2005
File Format: PDF/Adobe Acrobat - View as HTML
Must ensure availability of hydro and thermal projects for new energy .... Each project has an associated “firm capacity”, which serves as “ballast” ...
www.portalunica.com.br/portalunicaenglish/files/lecturesand...



rhandler
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agree  Humberto Ribas
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Feb 19, 2008 - Changes made by rhandler:
Edited KOG entry<a href="/profile/785623">lexisproject's</a> old entry - "lastro" » "ballast"


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