The Day Nova Scotia Got “Electricity”

31 Jul
Nova Scotia

Nova Scotia (Photo credit: Dougtone)


On July 31, 1907, a plant to develop electric power from coal was opened at Maccan, Nova Scotia.


Famous inventor Thomas Edison, who was a member of a family from Digby, Nova Scotia, was one of the founders.



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3 responses to “The Day Nova Scotia Got “Electricity”

  1. Theresa

    August 1, 2013 at 10:42 am

    And all these years we’ve been claiming him?.?.?.

  2. seeker

    July 31, 2013 at 10:20 pm

    Thomas Edison, I am so proud that he is Canadian.


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