Welcome to Alcoa Electric’s web page just for kids! This section will help you learn how to play it safe when it comes to electricity, and let you explore the history of electricity. You’ll see how Alcoa Electric brings electricity to your home and school each day. Have fun!
For thousands of years, people all over the world have been fascinated by lightning. Some wondered how people could put that kind of power to practical use. But it wasn’t until the 18th Century that the path to the everyday use of electrical power began to take shape.