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« on: 16/07/2007 06:04:47 »
I just read that Arizona is struck by lightning 700,000 times per year. I wonder how many magawatthours that comes to?
 

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« Reply #1 on: 16/07/2007 07:08:06 »
Hi Atomic

This article I wrote on this topic recently might help:

http://www.thenakedscientists.com/HTML/articles/article/howdothunderstormswork-2/
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