power unit

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Noun1.power unit - a measure of electric power
electromagnetic unit, emu - any of various systems of units for measuring electricity and magnetism
abwatt - a power unit equal to the power dissipated when 1 abampere flows across a potential difference of 1 abvolt (one ten-thousandth of a milliwatt)
milliwatt - a unit of power equal to one thousandth of a watt
watt, W - a unit of power equal to 1 joule per second; the power dissipated by a current of 1 ampere flowing across a resistance of 1 ohm
kilowatt, kW - a unit of power equal to 1000 watts
megawatt - a unit of power equal to one million watts
H.P., horsepower, HP - a unit of power equal to 746 watts
var, volt-ampere - a unit of electrical power in an AC circuit equal to the power dissipated when 1 volt produces a current of 1 ampere
kilovolt-ampere - a unit of electrical power equal to 1000 volt-amperes
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For the first time in the recent history of Russia we start up two power units within one week: at Leningrad and Rostov NPPs.
The power unit, which the Russian nuclear engineers actually completed for the previous contractor by using original engineering know-how for the Russian VVER reactor and training the Iranian specialists in its operation, became the first in the Near East and unique for peaceful nuclear power.
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Receipt of this document was a mandatory condition of final turnover of the power unit to the Iranian customer," he said.
Novovoronezh plant manager Vladimir Povarov said that safety is the main requirement of the new power unit start-up.
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The installed precipitator will increase ash collecting at the power unit up to 99.
It ran straight over the power unit and then the fence.
4BEOR-12V dc power unit designed to provide power to keep the truck's main batteries charged and accommodate in-cab electrical loads.