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10:55 Mar 18, 2002
Portuguese to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
Portuguese term or phrase: UTE
UTE - Usina Termelétrica - Existe alguma sigla usada em inglês para UTEs?
Andrea Maia
Brazil
Local time: 11:25
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Summary of answers provided
5 +1Thermoelectric Power PlantxxxLumen
5TTPNatalia Moreira
4 +1TPP
Sidnei Arruda
4 +1Thermal power plant
Robert INGLEDEW
4 +1Thermoelectric plant
Ligia Dias Costa


  

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1 min   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
Thermoelectric plant


Explanation:
no inital. Not that I know of

Ligia Dias Costa
Portugal
Local time: 15:25
Native speaker of: Native in PortuguesePortuguese
PRO pts in pair: 194

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Daniel Marcus: Acronym finder suggests that TEP is thermoelectric power. Hope this is of some use!
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28 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +1
Thermoelectric Power Plant


Explanation:
A variation........

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Note added at 2002-03-21 01:49:05 (GMT)
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Or, as SiArruda rightly suggested, TPP

xxxLumen
Brazil
Local time: 11:25
Native speaker of: Native in PortuguesePortuguese
PRO pts in pair: 395

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agree  Dr. Chrys Chrystello
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39 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
Thermal power plant


Explanation:
More than 5,000 hits for "thermal power plant" (all power plants are electric, so it thermoelectric is not so widely used).

I have seen power plant abbreviated as PPT, but since this abbreviation could have also other meanings, I would avoid it.

Here are some references:
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One horsepower solar powerplant is fueled by rooftop water heater ...
... Sterling is presently engaged in the construction of a thermal power plant demonstrating
the patented feedpump in combination with the patent-pending rotary ...
http://www.sterlingsolar.com/
More Results From: www.sterlingsolar.com


Extra Heavy Fuel to Power Plant
... Burned fuel. Thermal power plant usually burns fuel in a steam boiler to generate
high pressure steam for the alternator steam turbine. Any fuel can be supplied ...
http://topping.freehomepage.com/


Case 1 Pagbilao Thermal Power Plant ­ The Philippines Frank J. ...
Page 1. 12 Case 1 Pagbilao Thermal Power Plant ­ The Philippines Frank J. Lysy
I would like to thank a number of people for their generous help in providing ...
http://www.ifc.org/economics/pubs/rog4/ROG4Pagbilao.pdf
More Results From: www.ifc.org


EGAT's Thermal Power Plants
... EGAT's Thermal Power Plants, Introduction The Electricity
Generating Authority of Thailand (EGAT) has ...
http://www.egat.or.th/english/powerplants/thermal.html
More Results From: www.egat.or.th


Thermal Power Generation Projects
... For thermal power plant projects, CNEEC is possessed of many experts in boilers,
steam turbines, generators and electrical apparatus. In close cooperation with ...
http://www.cneec.nobilgroup.com/thermal.htm
More Results From: www.cneec.nobilgroup.com


EDIG - Small Solar Thermal Power Plant
...
"Thermoelectric power plant" is also correct, but has 395 hits compared to more than 5000 for "thermal power plant"
Your search: "thermoelectric power plant" Categories | Web Sites | Web Pages | News | Research Documents

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Water pictures: Thermoelectric power plant
Water topics: Navigation bar of main water topics The Water Science
Picture Gallery. Water Use: A thermoelectric power plant. ...
http://ga.water.usgs.gov/edu/pictureshtml/powerplant.html
More Results From: ga.water.usgs.gov





Robert INGLEDEW
Argentina
Local time: 11:25
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 307

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  rhandler
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3 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
TPP


Explanation:
Veja o conteúdo do link de referência:

"In the 345kV system, SeoIncheon CPP (Combined Power Plant) is composed with a transposed line; Incheon TPP (THERMOELECTRIC POWER PLANT) is operated in 2 bus operation; Hwasung, Hadong, Boryong, DongSeoul, Chongyang,
BukBusan, ShinKimhae, ShinYangsan, Wolsung, and Wooljin are in bus separation; and ShinSiheung-Pyungtaek, SeoSeoul-Asan, Gori-ShinYangsan, and Bukbusan-ShinYangsan are in line separation."


    Reference: http://www.nautilus.org/energy/grid/papers/jkpark.pdf
Sidnei Arruda
Brazil
Local time: 11:25
Native speaker of: Native in PortuguesePortuguese
PRO pts in pair: 28

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Valeria Verona
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2551 days   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5
TTP


Explanation:
TPP - Thermal Power Plant

Segundo the Free Dictionary by Farlex, veja a lista de abreviações:

http://acronyms.thefreedictionary.com/Thermal power plant

Natalia Moreira
PRO pts in pair: 4
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