Season 6, Episode 46 Niagara Power Plant

First Aired: December 8, 1999

“Niagara Power Plant” explores the origins of hydroelectric power and the technological advances that made it possible. Also: the battle between Thomas Edison and Nikola Tesla to determine the best way to use the power created by Niagara Falls.

Next On TVSee all »

Cast & Details See all »

  • Premiered: December 10, 1993
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: Architectural and engineering landmarks of the 19th and 20th centuries. The programs previously aired on A&E's `Time Machine' series. Among the subjects: the Brooklyn Bridge, the Maginot Line, the Erie Canal, the Aswan Dam and the Trans-Siberian Railroad. (more)

Show More »

Trending TonightSee all »

Watch This

Puppy Bowl XII
The Puppy Bowl Gets the 30 for 30 Treatment

We went to Puppy Bowl XIII to speak to the puppies directly about the allegations of certain players illegally eating adult dog food instead of puppy food, the dirtiest fouls to ever stink up the field and so much more