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Why Electricity Won

Spotted this impressive array at an apartment building:

Gas meter array

Gas meter array

That’s just for one wing; the other end of the building has a similar installation. Each apartment has an electric stove and gas heat / AC.

The plumbing!

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  1. #1 by Olli on 2017-06-24 - 09:43

    Electricity won, but generating electrons into a grid can require a lot of plumbing…

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Olkiluoto_Nuclear_Power_Plant#Unit_3

    • #2 by Ed on 2017-06-24 - 10:28

      Indeed!

      If you’re a nuclear-rated welder, you don’t have a lot of competition for those pipefitting jobs!

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