How Does the U.S. Power Grid Work? February 5, 2014 7:30pm by Barry Ritholtz Very cool explanatory: With over 160,000 miles of transmission lines, the U.S. power grid is designed to handle natural and man-made disasters, as well as fluctuations in demand. How does the system work? WSJ’s Jason Bellini has #TheShortAnswer. Spread the wealth. twitter facebook linkedin What's been said: Discussions found on the web: Read this next.September 15, 2014 Time to End the Embargo of CubaOctober 1, 2012 Fidelity’s Bond Funds Now Larger Than Equity OfferingsJanuary 15, 2012 Lawrence Lessig: Hacking at the Roots of Evil Posted UnderUncategorized Previous Post 10 MidWeek PM Reads Next Post How Risky Are Recessions For Top Earners?