Electric power transmission
Electric-power transmission is the bulk transfer of electrical energy, from generating power plants to electrical substations located near demand centers. This is distinct from the local wiring betwee...
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Tesla's Dream of Wireless Energy coming True: Scientists create a high-efficiency wireless power system
The revolutionary new technology brings is one step closer to the dream of Nikola Tesla and worldwide access to free wireless electricity Tesla was a creator, a scientific genius and an innovator. Amo...
Russian Scientists Raising Funds To Rebuild Tesla Tower, Satisfy World Energy Hunger!
June 30, 2015 - If only Nikola Tesla (inventor of AC or alternating current that is used world-wide, the fluorescent tube that we use to this day ) were alive to see this now; a group of Russian physi...
Wireless Electric Power Successfully Transmitted In Japan
The Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) reports that researchers in the country have successfully transmit wireless electric power to a pinpoint target located 55 meters away. In the experime...
'Superlens' extends range of wireless power transfer
Researchers have for the first time demonstrated the feasibility of wireless power transfer using low-frequency magnetic fields over distances much larger than the size of the transmitter and receiver...
Undergrounding
Undergrounding is the replacement of overhead cables providing electrical power or telecommunications, with underground cables. This is typically performed for aesthetic purposes, but also serves the ...
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History of electric power transmission
The history of the technology of moving electricity far from where it was generated dates from the late 19th century. This includes movement of electricity in bulk (formally referred to as "transmiss...
History of electric power transmission - Wikipedia
High-voltage direct current
A high-voltage, direct current (HVDC) electric power transmission system uses direct current for the bulk transmission of electrical power, in contrast with the more common alternating current (AC) sy...
High-voltage direct current - Wikipedia
Electricity market
In economic terms, electricity (both power and energy) is a commodity capable of being bought, sold and traded. An electricity market is a system for effecting purchases, through bids to buy; sales, ...
Electricity market - Wikipedia
Electromagnetic radiation and health
Electromagnetic radiation can be classified into two types: ionizing radiation and non-ionizing radiation, based on its capability of ionizing atoms and breaking chemical bonds. Ultraviolet and higher...
Traction power network
A traction network or traction power network is an electricity grid for the supply of electrified rail networks. The installation of a separate traction network generally is only done if the railway i...
Traction power network - Wikipedia
Single-wire earth return
Single wire earth return (SWER) or single wire ground return is a single-wire transmission line which supplies single-phase electrical power from an electrical grid to remote areas at low cost. Its di...
Single-wire earth return - Wikipedia
Wireless power
Wireless power transfer (WPT) or wireless energy transmission is the transmission of electrical power from a power source to a consuming device without using solid wires or conductors. It is a gener...
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Electric power transmission systems
Electric-power transmission is the bulk transfer of electrical energy, from generating power plants to electrical substations located near demand centers. This is distinct from the local wiring betwee...
Electric power transmission systems - Wikipedia
Tesla's Dream of Wireless Energy coming True: Scientists create a high-efficiency wireless power system
The revolutionary new technology brings is one step closer to the dream of Nikola Tesla and worldwide access to free wireless electricity Tesla was a creator, a scientific genius and an innovator. Amo...
Electranet
Electranet is a proposed smart electric grid which would allow people to sell electricity into the grid without any artificial caps. It was proposed in an op-ed article Al Gore wrote in a "My Turn" co...
Electranet - Wikipedia
Moscow–Kashira HVDC transmission system
The Moscow–Kashira HVDC transmission system was an early high-voltage direct current (HVDC) connection between the town of Kashira and the city of Moscow in Russia, where the terminal was at 55°39′32″...
NERC Tag
A NERC Tag, also commonly referred to as an E-Tag, represents a transaction on the North American bulk electricity market scheduled to flow within, between or across electric utility company territori...
Cross-drive steering transmission
A cross-drive steering transmission is a transmission which is used in tracked vehicles to allow precise and energy efficient steering.It consists of the following main parts:A steering transmission c...
Cross-drive steering transmission - Wikipedia
Transmission tower
A transmission tower (electricity pylon in the United Kingdom and parts of Europe, and a hydro tower in certain provinces of Canada where power generation is mainly hydro-electric) is a tall structure...
Transmission tower - Wikipedia
CAO Central Allocation Office
CAO Central Allocation Office GmbH is the joint auction office allocating cross border electricity transmission capacity for borders between Austria, Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary, Poland, Slovakia...
Canadian Bearings
A bearing and power transmission distribution company based and operating in Canada. The company was established in 1947 with the opening of its first location in Toronto (its original headquarters, w...
Inductive coupling
In electrical engineering, two conductors are referred to as mutual-inductively coupled or magnetically coupled when they are configured such that change in current through one wire induces a voltage...
Transmission Service Request
In the wholesale segment of the electric utility industry, a Transmission Service Request, is a request for the right to use a specific amount of the electric power grid transmission capability to del...
Dispatcher training simulator
A dispatcher training simulator (DTS), also known as an operator training simulator (OTS), is a computer-based training system for operators (known as dispatchers) of electrical power grids. It perfor...