palo verde

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densely branched spiny tree of southwestern United States having showy yellow flowers and blue-green bark

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AREVA NP (Paris:AREVA) announced on Monday the signing of a multimillion-dollar contract to supply and replace 12 low-pressure feedwater heaters at the Palo Verde Nuclear Generating Station in Tonopah, Arizona.
We don't regard that as a feasible option because Palo Verde's NRC license only permits Palo Verde to store its own fuel rods--not fuel from other reactors," Maureen Brown, SCE's Senior Media Relations Project Manager said in an email.
The developer will first break ground on 53 single-storey homes at Sedona @ Palo Verde, which will be available in five floorplans ranging between 1,574 and 2,250 square feet in size.
Palo Verde is operated by Arizona Public Service (APS).
1 -- 2) Valley resident Steve Hartman, active in the California Native Plant Society, looks at palo verde trees and other low-maintenance plants along the new Orange Line busway.
Electricity utility APS revealed on Wednesday the promotion of Brad Berryman to vice president of Site Operations as well as general plant manager to support its Palo Verde Nuclear Generating Station.
Project Benefits: This project will provide the electrical transmission infrastructure to import power into the high-growth Yuma area from additional generation resources around the Palo Verde Hub.
The littleleaf palo verde (yellow-green bark), by contrast, reaches about 20 feet.
The previous Palo Verde record for consecutive days on-line, also held by Unit 2, was 515, completed in 1999.
Palo Verde provides a reliable supply of low-cost electricity which particularly through the hot Arizona summers is essential to our customers, said Randy Edington, Executive Vice President and Chief Nuclear Officer for Arizona Public Service Co.
APS announced on Friday the receipt of approval from the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) for Palo Verde Nuclear Generating Station's license renewal application.
The Palo Verde Project 2008 subordinate refunding series A and series B bonds (Palo Verde) bonds are scheduled to be remarketed on June 7, 2012 with a closing on June 14, 2012.
Carpinteria at El Segundo; Serra at Valley Christian/C; Crespi at Salesian; Big Bear at Bishop Union; Palo Verde at Beaumont.
PHOENIX -- Palo Verde Nuclear Generating Station achieved its 20th consecutive year as the nation's largest power producer.
Prep baseball: The Bishop Gorman Tournament in Las Vegas, Saugus at Palo Verde, noon.
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