Energy In the US!

  • Coal Production

    Coal Production
    Commercial production of coal starts near richmond,VA
  • Benjamin Franklin!

    Benjamin Franklin!
    Benjamin Franklin Descovers that lightning is made out out electricity
  • Period: to

    Energy Time Line

  • Electric Motor

    Electric Motor
    Michael Faraday creates the first electric motor
  • Oil Drilling

    Oil Drilling
    Edwin Drake is the first person to drill for oil .He drilled in Titusville, Pennsylvania, and was succesful.
  • Station Poweed By Coal

    Station Poweed By Coal
    In New York City, Thomas Edison creates the first coal-powered station and it provides houses electricity.
  • Liquid Gas

    Liquid Gas
    The frist liquidfied natural gas plant opens up in West Virgina
  • Nucular Powwer Plant

    Nucular Powwer Plant
    In Shippingport Pennsylvaina, The first nuclar power plant goes into service,
  • University of Delaware

    University of Delaware
    The University of Delaware builds Solar One, which is one of the first solar energy collectors.
  • Dam

    The Guri Dam, the second largest dam in the world, begins providing energy in Venezuela.
  • Kyoto Protocol

    Kyoto Protocol
    The Kyoto Protocol comes into force. This protocol declares that industrialized nations need to reduce their CO2 emissions as well as other green house gasses by 5.2% of the 1990 numbers.