audreyconstantino_5.8 TImeline

  • Gas in Maryland

    Gas in Maryland
    Baltimore, Maryland becomes the first city in the US to use gas from coal to light street lamps.
  • Natural Gas Plant

    Natural Gas Plant
    The first liquefied Natural Gas plant opens in West Virginia.
  • Wind Power

    Wind Power
    The Balaclava windmill, the world's first utility scale wind generator, is built on the shore of the Caspian Sea.
  • Popularity

    Oil becomes the most used source of energy in the US due to the popularity of the automobile.
  • Nuclear Power

    Nuclear Power
    The first commercial nuclear power plant goes into service in Shippingport, Pennsylvania.
  • Drilling

    The world's first self-positioning drilling ship is released into the Gulf of Mexico
  • Solar Energy

    Solar Energy
    The Univ. of Deleware creates Solar One, one of the world's first photovoltiac residences.
  • Second Best

    Second Best
    Nuclear energy becomes the second most utalized energy source in the US.
  • More Wind Energy

    More Wind Energy
    Shell WInd Energy is established to focus on the development and operation of wind farms.
  • Hydro Fuel

    Hydro Fuel
    North America's first hydrogen fueling station is opened in Washington, D.C.