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to make short or shorter the duration or extent of

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terminate or abbreviate before its intended or proper end or its full extent

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Trinidad's government hopes to ease the curtailments by purchasing gas from Venezuela's offshore Dragon field, and has a tentative agreement with Caracas to establish a commercial venture to exploit gas deposits that straddle their maritime border.
Alcoa is currently projecting a 2016 global aluminum deficit of 360,000 mt, down from an estimated 551,000-mt surplus in 2015, driven by strong aluminum demand, smaller production increases, and smelter curtailments.
As a natural gas customer, it is important to know how to prepare for curtailment and the necessary plans to engage during curtailment.
The company said the curtailments will reduce its refining capacity by about 4% in the Atlantic region.
In certain times when markets are weak, announced cutbacks and curtailments may be used to augment these data to indicate prospective market supply.
Although housing areas won't be affected by any curtailment, Edwards residents are being asked to lower their thermostats as well and to do as much energy conservation as possible.
Of 21 curtailments, we identified 10 arising from disposal of lines of business.
The curtailments will reduce Alcoa's refining capacity in the Atlantic region by about 4 percent and are already underway.
Once all of its announced curtailments and closures are complete, Alcoa will have approximately 800,000 mt, or 21%, of its smelting capacity off line.
NORDIC BUSINESS REPORT-18 February 2009-Swedish wood products group Rorvik Timber AB announces new production curtailments in Sweden(C)1994-2009 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD http://www.
SANTA CLARITA - California's Independent System Operator has declared a Stage 3 alert, and utilities have begun temporary curtailments in an attempt to manage the available reserves of electricity.
The additional curtailments are necessary because of lower end-market demand and global economic softness.
Curtailments at its smelters in Portovesme, Italy, and La Coruna and Aviles, Spain, account for another 240,000 mt.
Swedish wood products group Setra Group AB announced on Friday (9 January) production curtailments at its Horndal sawmill in Avesta, Sweden.
We regret the hardship these curtailments cause employees, vendors and our communities.