Electricity - Generation and Use

Electricity provides convenience to all of us in many ways, and there are many aspects of electricity about which you may be seeking information. Find a wide variety of Bright Hub articles about topics like electricity generation, energy efficiency for electrical appliances, or electricity use by computers.transmission of electricity There is a lot of information about coal fired power plants, about solar power plants using several different types of concentrating solar collectors and generation of electricity from wind power. Read about electric cars, hybrid cars, or the fundamental nature and properties of electricity. These electricity topics and more are covered in well written and researched Bright Hub articles.

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Latest Articles on Electricity
Rental Guide: Leasing Your Next Apartment or Home Can Be Hassle-Free

Search for and find your new home or apartment with the resources in our rental guide. Learn what you need to know before you sign a lease or rental agreement to avoid costly mistakes...

Electricity Consumption and Environmental issues

Many are working to protect the environment. However, electricity consumption environmental issues are still creating problems. The use of electricity creates a need for fuel that affects...

Is a Naturally Occurring Monopoly Good or Bad ?

Generally, the concept of natural monopoly applies to businesses that take care of the generation, extraction and distribution of basic utilities like electricity, natural gas and water...

Big Waste to Energy (WTE) Plants: Isle de Man (UK)

Learn about one of the most efficient Waste to Energy (WTE) Plants, Isle de Man located in the UNited Kingdom (UK). Learn how this plant operates, how much energy generates...

Most Popular Articles on Electricity
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    Why is Light Pollution Bad?

    Light pollution is any illumination of the night sky caused by unwanted artificial light. It occurs when poorly designed light fixtures project or reflect light upwards, but why is it bad? There are...

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    Advantages and Disadvantages of Electric Vehicles

    Electric vehicles (EVs) were used extensively in the U.S. in the early 1900s, but later their use was reduced due to increasing popularity of gasoline. Now that the price of gasoline is skyrocketing...

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    How Much Electricity Does a Computer Use? Go Green to See Green

    How much electricity does it take to power a computer? And how much money is that costing you? Find out how to save energy and money on electricity bills with some green computing tips....

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    How to Make a Potato Battery

    Did you know fruits and vegetables conduct electricity? Try this simple experiment to create a potato battery....

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    Electricity From Sea Water - an Experiment

    There are many possible renewable methods of generating electricity, but sea water is seldom considered a serious option. Here we’ll witness through an experimental set up how this simple method...

More About Electricity
The History of Wind Energy

A review of the history of wind energy indicates that wind energy has always been a primary source of energy for the world. Wind energy took a backseat to the more reliable and cheaper...

Engaging in Salary Negotiations? Beware of Bait and Switch!

Competitive pressures and greed force some companies to indulge in sleazy and underhand methods such as "bait and switch." With human resources now a key driver of organizational...

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