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Electricity Info

 

Electricity Process

What is electricity?

Moving Electricity

How does electricity move from source to users?

Generator

How is mechanical energy converted into electricity?

Overview

How is coal used to make electricity?

Coal Handling

Coal Handling is a big part of the electrical process.

Boiler

How and where are boilers used in the electrical process?

Ash System

What happens to ash generated by the process?

Steam Turbine /Generator

Discover the intricate role turbines play in the electrical process.

Condenser

How do condensers affect the electrical process?

Switch Yard

Voltage levels have to be adjusted up or down at certain points in the electrical process.

Electricity Facts Edmonton

Significant dates in Edmonton's electrical history.

Animations

These animations help explain the electrical process in a different way.

 


Edmonton Power Historical Foundation

Hours of operation

The museum is open May 20, July 23 & 24, and Sept 9, 2017.

We are also open to groups by appointment.

If you wish to arrange a tour please contact us via our contact form or at the postal mailing address.

We are located on the grounds of the Leduc West Antique Museum. Travel 5 miles west of Leduc on Highway 39. Go north on Range Road 260 (Cohne Dale Road) for about a mile and the museum will be on your right.

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