2017-18 University Catalog 
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2017-18 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

HIST 357 - History of the Electric Grid

(S) SS
Lecture Hours: 3
Lab Hours: 0
Credit Hours: 3

Study of the electric grid as a large technological system. Topics of study include the creation of the electric grid by Edison and others, rural electrification, the rise and fall of the utility consensus and the politics of deregulation.

Prerequisite: WRI 123  or WRI 227