movement for all sorts of uses. Without it, we'd be bored, hot, and sitting in the dark. These inventions and the use of electricity changed the world. Refrigeration14.0, ventilation11.2, lighting10.6, space cooling10.6, office equipment.8, computers and related equipment7.5.
Your parents actually have to pay for how much electricity is used. It might take 25 gallons of hot water to fill the bathtub, compared to only seven gallons for a quick shower. Electricity use grows by an average of less than 1 per year from 2017 to 2050. Cooling/air conditioning15.4, water heating9.5, lighting9.4, refrigeration7.2, space heating6.2. We can plug all sorts of things into these sockets and use the power from electricity. The sales of electricity to major consuming sectors and percent share of total electricity sales in 2017 were. Remind grown-ups to use cold water in the washing machine. Televisions and related electronic equipment5.9, clothes dryers4.1, cooking2.3.