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powerhouse

n. a very big strong person, usually a male. Ted is a real powerhouse. I’d hate to have him mad at me.
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The fund-raising benefit will be held Saturday, May 1, at the Powerhouse and will include live music and delicious food before the Derby begins.
For homeowners needing a new roof, POWERHOUSE provides a replacement option that pays for itself, generates revenue through energy offset, and adds to the value of the home.
Northern Powerhouse Minister Andrew Percy said: "Getting the towns and cities across the North firing on all cylinders is crucial to building the Northern Powerhouse and that includes everywhere from Wrexham to Chester each with their own strong local economies.
The businesses taking part in the Northern Powerhouse partnership programme which range from infrastructure specialists and PR agencies to banks and universities - will join a new network of leaders who strongly believe in the potential to grow the Northern economy and are committed to delivering this growth.
The future of the Northern Powerhouse initiative, launched by Mr Osborne in 2014, came under question after Theresa May's arrival in 10 Downing Street in July.
The success of the Randstad - which is made up of Amsterdam, Rotterdam, The Hague and Utrecht - and Rhine-Ruhr, which includes Cologne, Dusseldorf and Dortmund, mirrors many of the aims of the Northern Powerhouse, which is based around bringing the great Northern cities closer together to become more than the sum of their parts.
We will now build on the great work currently underway in our respective city regions to make sure that the Great Western Cities are better connected to each other, to other powerhouse areas and to the world.
These figures show the Northern Powerhouse has a long way to go before people in the north feel the benefit of a stronger regional economy," said Luke Raikes, research fellow at IPPR North.
Powerhouse MX drives are built for high-torque, low-speed applications.
3 January 2012 - UK alternative energy group PowerHouse Energy (LON:PHE) said today it will make use of its option to buy the 70% it does not already own in Swiss waste-to-energy gasification technology firm Pyromex Holding AG for up to GBP33m (USD51.
M2 EQUITYBITES-June 29, 2011-Active Power Inc awarded multimillion dollar PowerHouse order from IT customer(C)2011 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.
World renowned independent art book publisher, gallery and bookstore, PowerHouse Books, is moving to 37 Main Street in DUMBO, Brooklyn, to launch a laboratory for creative thought.
Administrators were called in to PowerHouse last month after a trade insurer withdrew cover for some of its suppliers.
ARGOS-to-Homebase retail giant Gus has emerged as a possible contender to buy all or part of PowerHouse, the stricken electrical retail chain.