German translation of 'tonne'
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Example Sentences Including 'tonne'
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At present, the site produces ten million tonnes of coal a year.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Feeding the workforce alone requires 40 tonnes of rice per day.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
It was meant to produce 120 tonnes of fuel a year.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Some 8m tonnes of waste wood are consigned to landfill.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
The new factory will be able to produce 45,000 tonnes.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Each British person will be responsible for 40 tonnes of waste ending up in a landfill site.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
It was one of the largest in Europe, consumed five million tonnes of coal and was big enough to fuel about four million homes.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
She has lost a tonne of weight, she says, and there are other benefits.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
That's a combined weight of 15.8 tonnes.The Sun (2014)
There is a decent-sized load bay and it will tow any trailer up to 2.3 metric tonnes.The Sun (2013)
This is a picture of a tonne of weight coming off my shoulders.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Each year the world throws away about 21 million tonnes of plastic waste, which is mostly buried in landfill sites.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Last year, demand for cocoa exceeded production by 70,000 metric tonnes.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Last year, it helped organisations of all sizes to identify some four million tonnes of carbon dioxide savings and potential annual energy reductions worth 390 million.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
The Exchequer already takes 32 per tonne of landfill waste.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
The car weighs three tonnes and uses a parachute to help it to stop.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
The company said that the tanker was carrying about 275,000 metric tonnes of crude.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
The pit produces 3 million tonnes of coal each year..Times, Sunday Times (2008)
The steel spire weighs about 500 tonnes.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
The stone church weighs about 750 tonnes.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
The target for this year is to produce 5m tonnes for green fuel.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
This would save 1.5 million tonnes of carbon dioxide a year by avoiding the burning of gas and oil.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
You can make thousands of tonnes of weight savings on each plane each year.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
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British English: tonne NOUN
A tonne is a metric unit of weight that is equal to 1000 kilograms.
...65.5 million tonnes of coal.
Translation of tonne from the Collins English to German
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