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Electricity

  • By: Marcella Bush Trevino
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Studies
  • Edited by: Helmut K. Anheier & Mark Juergensmeyer
  • Subject:Globalization, Social Policy (general), Cultural Geography

Electricity, the flow of electrical power produced through the conversion of a primary energy source, is the dominant form of global energy production. Scientific advances and increased public demand resulted in the growth of the electric industry, a key component of ...

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