TITLE

Electrical energy

PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
Energy (9781405318730);2007, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
Information on electrical energy from a section of the book "Energy" is presented. It emphasizes that electricity is the most useful kind of energy. Particular focus is given to how static electricity works. It points out that electric current is a type of kinetic energy since the electrons are constantly moving. To reduce the amount of energy that is lost, there is a need to transmit electricity at extremely high voltages.
ACCESSION #
43827308

 

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