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Current Electricity

Shannon Tymosko

Shannon Tymosko

Electrical Apprentice

I am a second-year Electrical Apprentice with the IBEW Local 105
Chelsea Dyck

Chelsea Dyck

Journeyman Electrician

Steve Copeland au travail

Steve Copeland

Power Distribution Supervisor

Steve Copeland is a Power Distribution Supervisor for Diavik Diamond Mines Inc.
Colourful insulating wires

Introduction to Current Electricity

Learn about current electricity and why it should be handled safely

Thermal images of people and objects

Thermopower and the Body Heat-Powered Flashlight

Can your body be a source of electricity generation? Maybe, if you understand heat transfer. Explore this concept through a 2013 invention by a Canadian teen.

Drop tower ride

How is Lenz's Law Used in Drop Tower Rides?

How do magnetic fields help you get down safely from the top of a drop tower ride? Learn how electromagnetic induction works at the amusement park.