Decoding the Energy Industry

University Place lecture series.

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The History of Power Production

Learn about the history of power production and the politics that shaped the industry.

The History of Power Production

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Understanding Your Energy Bill

Cara Lee Mahany Braithwait and Bruce Chapman explain your electric bill—line by line.

Understanding Your Energy Bill

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Just How Much Energy is Out There?

Alan Carroll looks at the supply, costs and consequences of using fossil fuels for energy.

Just How Much Energy is Out There?

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Should We Really be Adding Electric Vehicles?

Presentation focusing on whether electric cars are advantageous to the environment.

Should We Really be Adding Electric Vehicles?

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Our Non-Carbon Based Technologies

Presentation focusing on nuclear, solar and wind power technologies.

Our Non-Carbon Based Technologies

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How Does Power Get Delivered to My Switch?

Ken Copp and Dennis Bahr discuss the path electricity takes to our homes.

How Does Power Get Delivered to My Switch?

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The Social Contract that Created the Monopoly

Richard Hirsh discusses regulation, deregulation and the electric utility system.

The Social Contract that Created the Monopoly

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Create an Energy Portfolio

Paul Meier assesses energy systems to create a viable energy portfolio.

Create an Energy Portfolio