Cool Electric Grid Graphic From NPR

Posted on October 26, 2009. Filed under: Recommendations | Tags: , , , |

Check out this really interesting interactive of version of the US electric grid from NPR. You can view the map by:

  • The Grid- shows existing and proposed lines
  • Sources of Power- allows you to see the different energy mix in each state. Take a look at California vs. North Dakota
  • Power Plants- shows different size dots for power plants around the country…if you rollover you can get details about the plants.
  • Solar Power- shows capacity and proposed lines.
  • Wind Power- shows capacity and proposed lines.
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