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Tackling the Derwent in the Meadowbank Lake region

Meadowbank Lake, which backs up behind Meadowbank Dam and its Power Station, is approximately 15 kms long. Downstream, the Derwent River snakes its way through the landscape for about 23 kms until it passes Gretna and heads on towards the sea.  274 more words

Derwent River

20 Nov 2015 (AFR) - UK aims to close coal-fired power plants by 2025

(20 November 2015, AFR, p31, by Susanna Twidale)

‘Britain aims to close its coal-fired power plants by 2025 under newly unveiled plans, becoming the first major economy to put a date on shutting coal plants to curb… 17 more words

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FlinterFile: T. Rex- Get It On (Bang A Gong)

In 1971, T.Rex recorded a song about sex. Although many listeners did not hear it, since it is quite vague. The song was called Get It On (Bang A Gong) in England, but in the US, they changed the title, since it was too sexual. 67 more words


Arcadia - Election Day (1985)

“Election Day” was the first single released by the Duran Duran offshoot band, Arcadia. It was released by Parlophone Records in October 1985 and subsequently hit the top ten on both sides of the Atlantic, peaking at #6 in the US and #7 in the UK, but was the most successful in Ireland, peaking at #5 and in Italy, peaking at #1 (also reaching the Top 25 in Germany). 15 more words


Power Station's Debut: The Definitive 1980s Album

Power Station was a super group during the mid 1980s with Robert Palmer on vocals, the guitarist and bass player, Andy and John Taylor, from Duran Duran and Tony Thompson on drums. 330 more words

Industrial Art

This place is historic. It’s located on the Mississippi River. It was built in 1905. It was shut down in 1973. It was sold by Entergy (NOLA’s electric power provider) to Market¬†Street Properties in 2007. 437 more words

Ray Laskowitz