Nikola Tesla Harnessed the Power of Niagara Falls

by 1389 on April 17, 2016

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Tesla’s generators and transformers used alternating current, which made it possible to transmit power over long distances between the power plant and the end users.

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Published on Apr 14, 2016 by Science Channel

150 gallons per second pour over the top of Niagara Falls. As the water crashes over the top, all the potential energy is converted into kinetic energy and comes down with tremendous force.

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