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Author Topic: what happens to power station generators during earthquakes?  (Read 835 times)

Jan F

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Jan F  asked the Naked Scientists:
   
Hi Chris & Team,

What happens to a power station's turbine-generator during an earthquake? The gyroscopic forces moving such an assembly must be gigantic.

Love the podcast!
Cheers,
Jan F


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« Last Edit: 27/09/2011 14:01:02 by _system »


 

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