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Uzhhorod Raion

Uzhhorod Raion is one of the raions of Zakarpattia Oblast in western Ukraine. Its administrative center is located in the city of Uzhhorod which does not belong to the raion and is designated as a separate city municipality. Over 30% of population in the raion speak the Hungarian language according to the latest census. Population: 70,678 . There are several alternative names used for this raion: Hungarian: Ungvári járás, Slovak: Užhorodský rajón, German: Rajon Uschhorod, Rusyn: Ужгородьскый район, Russian: Ужгородский район; the raion is divided into 35 village councils. Some village councils combine several individual villages. In 16 out 64 villages the Hungarian speaking population accounts for over 70%. In the town of Serednie is a noticeable Roma community. For Hungarian names of these places, please see article: List of Hungarian exonyms for places in Ukraine. Administrative divisions of Zakarpattia Oblast

PacificLight

PacificLight is a Singapore-based power generator and electricity retailer. It runs an 800MW plant, operated by PacificLight Power Pte Ltd, which uses Liquefied Natural Gas as its primary fuel. In 2015, PacificLight generated 9% of Singapore’s total electricity needs. PacificLight Energy Pte Ltd sells electricity to eligible consumers in Singapore, which includes manufacturing companies, shopping malls, SMEs, small businesses such as coffee shops or retail outlets. Under the current government regulations, only non-residential customers with an average monthly electricity consumption of less than 2,000kWh are eligible. However, in 2018, the threshold will be reduced such that all Singapore electricity customers will be eligible to purchase electricity from a licensed retailer such as PacificLight Energy; the S$1.2 billion Power Generation Facility located on Jurong Island, an established industrial area in the south-west area of Singapore, commenced operation in 2014. The 800MW Power Generation Facility consists of two 400MW units, each comprising a Siemens SGT5-4000F combustion turbine and a Siemens steam turbine mounted on a single shaft, which operates in a combined cycle arrangement.

The Combined Cycle Gas Turbine power plant is one of the most efficient power plants operating in Singapore and the first to be fuelled by Liquefied Natural Gas. PacificLight is owned 70:30 by PETRONAS International Corporation Ltd.. FPM Power Ltd is a wholly owned subsidiary of FPM Power Holdings, a joint venture between First Pacific Company, a Hong Kong-based investment management and holding company, MERALCO PowerGen Corporation, a wholly owned subsidiary and power generation arm of Manila Electric Company. PETRONAS International Corporation Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary of PETRONAS. PETRONAS is the national oil and gas company of Malaysia and is a integrated oil & gas corporation with operations along the hydrocarbon value chain in over 50 companies. In October 2014, PacificLight’s 800MW power generation facility registered as a Clean Development Mechanism project making it the largest CDM project in Singapore; the generation facility is the only fossil fuel-based power project of the five Singapore registered CDM projects and demonstrates the company’s commitment to sustainability