28 Dec '14, 2pm

#peakoil Where Our Power Comes From Script: Flip the switch and the light comes on. Plug in your smart phone t...

No matter who you buy electricity from – and you can buy it from an independent, often smaller power supplier, like Cape Light Compact – that electricity still comes to you over the wires owned and maintained by your utility company. If you check your electric bill, you’ll see that a portion of the cost you pay each month is a “transmission fee.” That’s because you’re not only paying for the electricity that use, but you’re paying for the upkeep of the power grid.

Full article: http://peakoil.com/consumption/where-our-power-comes-from...

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