Tag: U.S. electric system

Electric, Energy Consumption

U.S. electric system is made up of interconnections and balancing authorities

July 21, 2016

Via: US Energy Information Administration

Electricity generated at power plants moves through a complex network of electricity substations, power lines, and distribution transformers before it reaches customers. In the United States, the power system consists of more than 7,300 power plants, nearly 160,000 miles of […]