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A building or set of buildings and structures where power, especially electrical or mechanical, is generated. Use more specific term where known.

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CHIMNEY The flue or channel that funnels smoke and gases from a fire.
ELECTRICITY SUB STATION Building containing transformers to reduce the high voltage of the National Grid to the lower voltage of domestic supply.
GENERATING PLANT Equipment and structures used to generate electrical power for use by specific buildings or facilities. For commercial power facilities use POWER STATION.
HYDRAULIC PUMPING STATION A pumping station used in the production of hydraulic power, eg. in warehouse complexes, goods depots on railways, etc.
TURBINE A rotary prime mover. Turbines may be steam, water or gas operated. Linked Data resource