Benjamin Franklin did his most famous kite experiment to date.
Joesph Swan had invented the incandescent candle in 1876.
Thomas Edison opened the pearl street station on September 4, 1882
many monopolies were outlawed because of this act
It was created to coordinate hydroelectric power projects under federal control
It restricted the price gas companies - operating as natural monopolies just like electric companies.
Marked the beginning of the competition in electric power industry
It gave NERC officials enforcement power for reliability standards