East Cobb Electrician, Lightning Bug Electric brings you – The electrical numbers game!
100 – The percent that Scotland wants to be reliant on only renewable energy by 2025!
99 – The year the Arc Fault Breaker makes its first appearance in the National Electric Code 210-12
98 – (1898) the year of many patents by Nikola Tesla (the true creator of electricity)
97 – The year I started my career as an electrician! : )
96 – (1896) the invention of the first portable electric lantern or what we now call the flash light!
90-95 – The percent of electricity wasted on heat in the standard incandescent light bulb!
89 – (#89) the stuff journalists like – electricity!
88 – (1888) Tesla invents the AC motor and joins the Westinghouse Company
87 – The population on the Island of Eigg in Scotland that get 90% of the power used from renewable resources!
86 – (1886) Philip Diehl got the patent on the electric lighting system (he is the creator of induction lighting)
85 – The year the Sinclair C5 electric vehicle was released, unfortunately it wasn’t a good design.
84 – (1984) a very strange movie came out “Electric Dreams”, had to have some fun with this people!
83 – (1883) Lighting was added to a Naval Ship for the very first time!
82 – (1882) Thomas Edison created the first commercial electrical system!
81 – The first Electric Tram System began service
80 – (1880’s) ushered in the birth of the Electric Power Industry in the United States setting the world we know in motion!