Slater A.’s Avatar
Slater A. Dec 16, 2014 851 views

What classes or prior education will help me have the best chance of being hired as a line worker?

I am a senior in high school and I am looking to be a line worker for a power company. I am wondering what post high school education will help me the most and will give me the highest chance of being hired. #electrical #utilities...

#power-plants

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Matthew B. May 27, 2016 504 views

Is the field of renewable energy in the focus of solar energy a diminishing career field, or exapanding?

I've thought about a career path focused on renewable sustainable energy in the focus of solar energy, but all research suggests that solar power is a very inefficient means of powering our grid at this point in its age of advancement. #engineering #solar-energy...

#solar

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Rushal P. Mar 31, 2017 2421 views

Why does a transformer work only with AC power supply? What would happen if it was connected to a DC power supply?

From my understanding of how a transformer works. A AC power provides an alternating magnetic field which drives the current to the other coil. So what is the reason why transformers only work with AC and not DC power? Is it because the DC power will provide constant current which can be too...

#electrical-engineering #engineering #physics #mechanical-engineering

Luke P.’s Avatar
Luke P. Apr 06, 2018 280 views

What is required to work as a lineman at Alabama Power?

Im wanting to work their after i get out of school...

#electrical-engineering

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Samuel B. Apr 06, 2018 209 views
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Samuel B. Apr 06, 2018 197 views

Do you have to be a certain age to work at Alabama Power as a mechanic?

To see how long it would take in till I start working....

#mechanic

Justin B.’s Avatar
Justin B. Apr 09, 2018 178 views

what is require to be a mechanic for Alabama power

I been doing mechanic work all my life #alabama power...

#mechanic

Zach F.’s Avatar
Zach F. Apr 11, 2018 295 views

What are the requirements for a relay and substation tech job?

I’m interested in asking this because I’m going to college to earn a AA degree in this field. #requirements #engineering...

#electrical

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Kelly G. Aug 23, 2018 166 views

What jobs will an Environmental science bachelor’s degree lead to?

I want to go into pollution control and the solar power/ wind power areas....

#electricity

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Benjamin J. Mar 15, 2019 353 views
Eli F.’s Avatar
Eli F. Aug 26, 2019 73 views

Is this field growing in demand?

This field is always in demand because this job is always needed to keep the lights on and people with power....

#linelife

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Jean E. Oct 28, 2019 100 views