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national grid

n
1. Brit a network of high-voltage power lines connecting major power stations
2. (Electrical Engineering) a grid of metric coordinates used by the Ordnance Survey in Britain and Ireland, and in New Zealand by the New Zealand Lands and Survey Department, and printed on their maps
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national grid

n the national gridla rete elettrica nazionale
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PESHAWAR -- Chief Minister Mahmood Khan has said that for the first time in the past nine years 74 megawatts of electricity being generated in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa will be included in the national grid soon which will help in generating Rs2 billion revenue annually.
Peshawar -- Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Chief Minister Mahmood Khan has stated that for the first time in the past nine years, 70 MW electricity, being generated in the province, was going to be included in the national grid which would help in generating Rs.
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KARACHI -- Power supply to Karachi restored to routine levels after parts of the city experienced an outage as a rollover effect of abrupt disconnection of power supply to Karachi from the National Grid. According to Spokesperson KE, 'Despite abrupt disconnection of power from the national grid, KE's generation units landed safely in island mode ensuring earliest possible restoration of power to the affected areas.
HUGE structures that once played a vital role in supplying energy to homes are to be demolished National Grid is planning to dismantle three disused gasholders on Thomas Street in Stretford.
KARACHI -- Power supply to Karachi restored to routine levels after various parts of the city experienced an outage as a rollover effect of abrupt disconnection of power supply to Karachi from the national grid due to adverse weather conditions.
The city of lights plunged into darkness early Monday due to 'tripping' of the national grid lines, K-Electric earlier stated.
The 70% areas of Karachi lost power after the national grid supply line tripped Saturday afternoon.
ISLAMABAD -- Pakistan Atomic Energy Commission (PAEC) has started re-linking its four power plants at Chashma that tripped due to surge in national grid.

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