A world in transformation

November 12th, 2013, Published in Articles: Energize

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Around 130 years ago a technical revolution took place that was to be a vital step in the development of modern society: the commercial generation, transmission and usage of electrical energy. This article takes the reader back to the early days when pioneers Thomas Edison and George Westinghouse were competing for the transmission system of the future: should it be DC or AC?

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