Wednesday, August 06, 2014

steam

ny steam small ever wonder why is there steam coming up from the streets new york city? so, it turns out to be a byproduct of electricity generation that comes from the power plants of con edison. the steam system in the city, the largest in the world, has 105 miles of main pipes, 3,000 manholes, & reaches up to 1,800 buildings, from the empire state to the headquarters of the united nations

1 comment :

Matthew Pike said...

i never knew this, won't forget it too.

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