Investigates the systems of infrastructure that sustain the world and the cultures of historical periods, following various elements, from electricity and pavement to water and waste disposal, back to their origins and people who operate them.are the pops people hear during lightning storms when wires go down and circuits overheat. ... He shows me thick parts of the line where splices have been made, basically aluminum wraps crimped together, and points out how many utility poles are within inches of the curb: a ... Peel had identified for me on his GIS the circuit that runs to my house and now we identify it by switch and pole, following it aanbsp;...
|Title||:||On the Grid|
|Publisher||:||Rodale - 2010-05-11|