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ARC Flash vs ARC Blast

About ARC Flashes and ARC Blasts ARC Flash and ARC Blast are two of the most common types of electrical accidents. ARC Flash is when there is an electric arc flash, which is a very bright light that is caused by a spark. ARC Blast is when the air around an object explodes because of … Continued

Electrical Power Transmission & Distribution

Equipment: All about the cables and wires An effective power transmission and distribution system is only as good as its’ constituent equipment. Several specialized types of equipment are used in the distribution and transmission of electrical power from the generating plant to the consumer’s home or business. This article will go over the significant electrical … Continued

The Basics of Electric Power Transmission

From Power Lines to Users When you turn on a switch in your home or office, you expect the lights to come on. Many people don’t give a lot of thought to the electrical energy that powers all the fittings and how it moves from generating stations into homes and offices all over the country. … Continued

Electric Power Transmission and Distribution in the USA

Electric Power in the US Electricity supply in the US is a fascinating industry. The US Power Grid delivers over $400 billion worth of electricity every year, transported via 7 million miles of transmission and distribution lines. The US National Transmission and Distribution System has often been tagged as the world’s most gigantic machine and … Continued