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Learn JLPT N2 Vocabulary: 発電 (hatsuden)

Learn JLPT N2 Vocabulary: 発電 (hatsuden)

Kana: はつでん
Kanji: 発電
Romaji: hatsuden

Type: Noun, のadjective, するverb
Meaning: generation (e.g. power), sending a telegram, telegraphing

Similar word:
発電所 (hatsudensho) – power plant
発電機 (hatsudenki) – dynamo, power generator
JLPT level: N2

Example sentences:

イスラエルとのあいだでは一年間の秘密交渉の後、2014年初めに、イスラエルの東地中海産の天然ガスを、死海のヨルダン側にある発電所に供給するという協定が発表された。
isuraeru to no aida de wa ichinen kan no himitsu koushou no ato, nisen juuyo nen hajime ni, isuraeru no higashi chichuukai san no tennen gasu o, shikai no yorudan gawa ni aru hatsudenjo ni kyoukyuu suru to iu kyoutei ga happyou sareta.
After a year of secret talks with the Israelis, a deal was announced in early 2014 to use Israeli natural gas from the eastern Mediterranean to fuel a power plant on the Jordanian side of the Dead Sea.

なかにはぬかるみから引き上げるのに強力なウインチと発電機が必要な会社もあった。
naka ni wa nukarumi kara hikiageru no ni kyouryoku na uinchi to hatsudenki ga hitsuyou na kaisha mo atta.
It would take a mighty winch and a heavy engine to dig some of the companies out of the muck.

発電 (hatsuden)

平均的なインドの村人は、インドのハイテク企業とは違う。政府の力を借りずに自家発電で電気を供給し、水を確保し、警備を行い、社用バスや衛星アンテナを設置する、というような真似はとうていできない。
heikinteki na indo no murabito wa, indo no haiteku kigyou to wa chigau. seifu no chikara o karizu ni jika hatsuden de denki o kyoukyuu shi, mizu o kakuho shi, keibi o okonai, shayou basu ya eisei antena o secchi suru, to iu you na mane wa toutei dekinai.
The average Indian villagers cannot be like the Indian high-tech companies and just circumvent the government by supplying their own electricity, their own water resources, their own security, their own bus system, and their own satellite dishes.

これら中国兵は北朝鮮の発電施設を守るために布陣していると思料される。
korera chuugokuhei wa kitachousen no hatsuden shisetsu o mamoru tame ni fujin shite iru to shiryou sareru.
It is assumed that the Chinese are here to protect the North Korean electrical generators.

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 发电 (fādiàn)
Korean: 발전 (baljeon)

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