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MWMegawatt
MWMerriam-Webster
mWMilliwatt
MWMuseums and the Web
MWMolecular Weight
MWMicrowave
MWMidwest
MWMalawi (ISO country code, top level domain)
MWMedium Wave (see MF)
MWMost Wanted
MWMicrosoft Word
MWMontenegro
MWMicrosoft Windows
MWMaster of Wine
MwMevrouw (Dutch: Mrs.)
MWMorrowind (computer game)
MWMilky Way
MWMonitoring Well
MWMiddleware
MWMinimum Wage
MWMidwife
MWMechWarrior (game)
MWMemory Write
MWMary Washington
MWMountain West
MWMittelwelle (radio band 300-3000 KHz, German)
MWMeines Wissens (German: to my knowledge)
MWMouth Watering
MWMarcos Witt (singer)
MWMixed Waste
MWMoving Window
MWMiracle Whip (salad dressing)
MWMine Warfare
MWMacWrite (MacIntosh word processing file extension)
MWMissile Wing (US DoD)
MWMace Windu (Star Wars character)
MWMontgomery Wards (mail order department store)
MWMichigan Wolverines
MWMegaworks
MWMeatwad (cartoon character)
MWManway
MWMouth Wash
MWMilgard Windows
MWManual Windows (automotive)
MWModulation Wheel (music synthesizer)
MWMud Weight (oil industry)
MWMaintenance of Way (railroad)
MWMejuffrouw (Dutch: Miss)
MWMedium Well
MWMissile Warning System
MWMagnetic Wall
MWMiddle Welsh
MWMark Willis (country music artist)
MWMedical Wing
MWMounted Warrior
MWModerate Weathering
MWMachine Wars (Transformers comic)
MWMaximum Window
MWMaster Warrant
MWMyth-Weavers (online roleplaying website)
MWMen's Washroom
MWMennonite Women USA (Newton, KS)
MWMultipurpose Weapon
MWMatching Week (UK adoption procedures)
MWMiddle Woman
MWMaine Woodsman
MWMetropolitan Winds (Dallas, TX)
MWMoogle War
MWMega Wedge
MWMeridian Winds (UK)
MWModified Wire-Wrap
MWMetaOCaml Workshop
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In 2001, 6,500 megawatts of new wind-generating capacity were installed worldwide, and by 2003 the world had 39,000 megawatts of installed wind power.
Marie, Boileau's company is positioning itself to move forward having recently erected a second meteorological tower on the site where his company plans to build a wind park of up to 200 megawatts, located northwest of the city near Lake Superior.
ISO's forecast called for 3,371 megawatts while the NERC study predicted 1,500 megawatts.
State grid officials impose a power alert for the first time since March 5 as reserves fall below 5 percent, due to the loss of at least 1,600 megawatts from the Pacific Northwest.
The average hedged price for MWG was $48 per megawatt hour for MWG for both the remainder of 2006 and full-year 2007 and $54 per megawatt hour for HC for the remainder of 2006 and $64 for calendar year 2007.
Overall, the Tehachapi wind farms can produce - though not necessarily transmit - 650 megawatts - enough for 650,000 homes, the wind energy association says.
Well placed sources told Monday overall power production through hydel and thermal sources stand at 10125 megawatt while demand has risen to 16300 megawatt.
LAHORE, May 26, 2011 (Frontier Star): Electricity shortfall has gone up to 2420 megawatt with decrease in thermal and rental power plants production all over the country.
LAHORE, September 07, 2010 (Balochistan Times): Overall power production has been scaled down by 1000 megawatt due to reduction in gas supply to power plants running on gas being supplied from zam zama gas in the flood affected district Dadu in Sindh.
In April 2006, MidAmerican announced a 99-megawatt wind project in Crawford and Carroll counties in west central Iowa following Iowa Utilities Board approval of the company's plan to build up to 545 megawatts of new wind-powered electric generation in Iowa before the end of 2007.
LAHORE, September 07, 2010 (Frontier Star): Overall power production has been scaled down by 1000 megawatt due to reduction in gas supply to power plants running on gas being supplied from zam zama gas in the flood affected district Dadu in Sindh.
The orders include SatCon's next generation PowerGate inverter for FCEL's multi-megawatt fuel cell power plant, the DFC3000, with a current nominal rating of 2 megawatts that is typically sufficient to power approximately 1,000 homes.