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Power and energy engineers play a critical role in our health, welfare and safety. Did you ever wonder what your life would be like without electricity? In what ways do you use power and energy? How does your home or school get its power? Would you like to improve the reliability of your electric power service? Can you see yourself increasing the amount of wind energy or solar energy used in generating electricity? Do you want to use your creativity to solve local, or perhaps global, energy problems? You can help by becoming a power and energy engineer!
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