During the 1960s, Reyrolle played a key role in the construction of the UK's 420kV Supergrid Transmission System, developing new products to meet the needs of the Central Electricity Generating Board.
What does SG stand for?
SG stands for Supergrid (protocol)
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- Information technology (IT) and computers
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- Stripper Gatherer
- Student Government
- Student Guide
- Study Groups
- Study Guide
- Suicidegirls (website)
- Super Gals (shoujo anime)
- Superannuation Guarantee (Australian finance)
- Superglide (Shimano ramped and pinned chain rings)
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Energy experts have warned that these new turbines and energy supplies will need a new supergrid to transport energy from the source to us, the users.
Involving more than 40 countries around the Mediterranean, this initiative calls for the creation of a high-voltage supergrid to pipe solar power from the Sahara to the energy markets of Europe.
The much-maligned and very real intermittency of supplies of renewable power is addressed through additional back-up generation capacity and, crucially, a new direct-current supergrid that enables load balancing across the European continent.
Scully's reinvestigation of his early work is unexpected because, despite his success with the supergrids and the monochrome pinstripe paintings that followed them, he soon recognised that he had entered a blind alley, from which he then very deliberately shifted away: 'What I basically did at that crucial moment was to combine my early figurative paintings with my abstract aspirations--that's how I got out of the hole that I was in.
5bn contract for the construction of a national supergrid to address power transmission challenges.