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.October 22, 2009 Earnings Season Is UnderwayFebruary 27, 2015 10 Friday AM ReadsOctober 9, 2014 Has China’s Economy Become More “Standard”? Posted UnderUncategorized Previous Post 10 MidWeek PM Reads Next Post How Risky Are Recessions For Top Earners?