Generation

“A power plant or a power generating station, is basically an industrial location that is utilized for the generation and distribution of electric power in mass scale, usually in the order of several 1000 Watts.” Various methods of power generation Read more

What is Electricity?

Concepts such as: work, energy, power, and current are introduced and discussed in the links below. http://amasci.com/miscon/energ1.html http://www.physicsclassroom.com/class/circuits/Lesson-2/Electric-Current http://www.physicsclassroom.com/calcpad/energy

AC/DC Power

“Electrical energy is a very useful form of energy because it can be converted into other forms of energy, including heat, sound, movement, and light. It can also be transferred from its source, such as a power station, to your Read more

Electric Grid Videos

Understanding Electricity (Documentary) – YouTube Why 3 Phase Power? Why not 6 or 12? – YouTube How Does the Electric Grid Work? – YouTubeThree Phase Power: A Simple Explanation – YouTube

Magnets

Lessons regarding magnetic fields and the construction of magnets are found in the links below. Lesson 6 – Magnetic Field Sensors – National Instruments 3 Ways to Make a Magnet – wikiHow K&J Magnetics – Magnetic Fields

Motors

Active graphics showing DC motors, along with detailed descriptions and videos of the contents that make up a motor are found below. DC Electric Motors Magnet motor, free energy, overunity test 2 – YouTube South Cotswold Soaring Association Hints ‘n Read more

Light bulbs

Different types of light bulbs have different power supplies and life spans. Below are links to construct your own LED, complete various LED projects, and learn more about the circuitry behind the bulbs we frequently use. Homemade LED white light Read more

Smart Grid Videos

NOVA Smart Grid Video  Simulink Smartgrid Simulation 1: The Basics – YouTube  Smart Grid Programs for a Smarter Network – YouTube  The Smart Grid Explained – An Understanding for Everyone – YouTube  Smart Grid Application – A Virtual Power Plant Read more