Olympic Record for Power Consumption

August 11, 2008 / No Comments

Beijing set an Olympic Record for power consumption.  The Beijing power grid peaked at a consumption of 12.48 million KW at 11:24am...enough power to run a city of 17 million while they host an international sporting event attended by 200+ countries and 10's of thousands of people. The previous record was 12.28 million KW. I think they were trying to ...