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Instead, she flashes another of those enigmatic, megawatt smiles. The Sun (2016)These are subsidies handed out for each megawatt hour of power produced. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The newly enhanced megawatt smile that is still so infrequent in London was constant here yesterday. Times, Sunday Times (2006)He had a megawatt smile, too. Times, Sunday Times (2014)It will apply to any business that consumes more than 6,000 megawatt hours of electricity a year. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Today the wholesale price is 39 per megawatt hour. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Today electricity costs about 50 per megawatt hour. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The wholesale price is about 40 per megawatt hour. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Its promoters want a guaranteed price for power from their first lagoon of 180 per megawatt hour. Times, Sunday Times (2014)They are each expected to produce about 300 megawatt hours of power. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Yet in the flesh, it all seems a galaxy away from her disarmingly open body language and megawatt smile. Times, Sunday Times (2008)WITH so many dental products and treatments available there is no excuse for anything less than a thousand megawatt smile. The Sun (2008)I marvelled at his megawatt smile. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Yet despite that she pulls herself together and switches on her megawatt smile just as she is about to be lifted on stage through a secret door. The Sun (2012)Look your best, pick softer colours because of your pale complexion and young skin and light up the street with a megawatt smile. The Sun (2012)He is seeking a megawatt smile before the ITV1 show's semifinals. The Sun (2011)Ministers have pencilled in power cuts from 2017 to save 3000 megawatts of electricity a year. The Sun (2009)One megawatt powers 1,000 homes. Times, Sunday Times (2013)It will use 1.2 megawatts of power, enough for a small town. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The grid of windmills covers an area of 90 square kilometres and is capable of producing 630 megawatts of electricity. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Spot power prices were at around 65 per megawatt hour yesterday having traded at 115 only a few weeks ago. Times, Sunday Times (2008)
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