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How San Francisco Was Electrified

April 8, 2019

How San Francisco Was Electrified

Spanning the Strait is a book on how a pioneering transmission project led to the birth of an economic powerhouse — the San Francisco Bay Area.

After a recent visit to the Northwest Lineman College in Boise, Idaho, I was fortunate to receive a copy of Alan Drew’s wonderful new book on a seminal transmission project that was a tipping point in establishing the Northern California economy and by extension the Silicon Valley we know today.

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