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As winter arrives, you approach another season of plugging in vehicles, square tires, and freeze ups.
LONDON, June 20 /PRNewswire/ -- I constantly hear people complaining of sluggish systems, freeze ups and conflicts between applications that can quickly drive even the most patient person to despair.
Cooling the Ship Creek power plant turbine exhaust to increase power production and simultaneously warming the municipal water supply helps to prevent freeze ups of water mains and services.