electricity electricity  /ɪ ˌlɛk ˈtrɪ sə ti/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a physical phenomenon associated with stationary or moving electrons and protons
  2. (n) energy made available by the flow of electric charge through a conductor
  3. (n) keen and shared excitement

Usage(s):

  1. A new study finds that we have the technology and wind power to supply more than 40 times the planet's current levels of electricity consumption.
  2. As Europe's electricity industry deregulates, German firms prove the most switched on.
  3. When electricity runs through the filament, the bulb glows.

News

  1. Power failure cuts electricity to parts of Burlington on Sunday afternoon

    A power failure cut electricity to about 450 customers in parts of Burlington early Sunday afternoon, and the Burlington Electric Department is still trying to figure out what went wrong.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: The Burlington Free Press

  2. How to Save Electricity | How “Home Made Power Plant” Helps People Cut Their Electricity Costs – V-kool

    Home Made Power Plant created by Frank Patrick is a new book that reveals to people step-by-step strategies on how to save electricity. A full Home Made Power Plant review on the site Vkool.com indicates if the book is worth buying. (PRWeb June 15, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/how-to-save-electricity/home-made-power-plant/prweb10834442.htm
    on June 15, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  3. Electricity restored for most of 16,000 Pacific Power customers who lost it

    About 16,000 Pacific Power customers in Northeast Portland will be without electricity until around 7:30 p.m. tonight.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: KATU Portland

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Quotes

  1. Byrd's foster father was a miner who frequently changed jobs, and Byrd recalled that the family's house was "without electricity, ...... no running water, no telephone, a little wooden outhouse."
    on Jul 1, 2010 By: Robert Byrd Source: Salon

  2. "We want to stop supplying electricity to them, stop supplying them with water and medicine, so that it would come from another place," Vilnai said.
    on Jan 24, 2008 By: Matan Vilnai Source: FOXNews

  3. "One of the key things that needs to happen is that they've got to get electricity up here in Louisiana," Bush said. "There'sa lot of folks from the states that are working hard to restring the lines."
    on Sep 3, 2008 By: President Bush Source: Atlanta Journal Constitution

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