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Overview of the Electric Grid: Herding Lightning

  • Alice J. FriedemannEmail author
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Part of the SpringerBriefs in Energy book series (BRIEFSENERGY)

Abstract

Cars, trucks, trains, and ships all use oil, a liquid fuel. Not electricity.

Keywords

Electric Grid Overhead Wire Nuclear Energy Program Senate Hearing Conservation Advocate 
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References

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  4. Senate 109–412. 2006. Energy independence. U.S. Senate Hearing.Google Scholar
  5. Willis, H., et al. 2013. Aging power delivery infrastructures. 2nd Edition, CRC Press.Google Scholar

Copyright information

© The Author(s) 2016

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.OaklandUSA

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