Storage Batteries in the Masonic Temple

[Trade Journal]

Publication: Electrical Industries

Chicago, IL, United States
vol. 5, no. 3, p. 79, col. 1-2


Storage Batteries in the Masonic Temple.


There is no doubt that at no very distant date the storage battery will occupy an important place in the utilization of electric energy. As the capabilities and limitations of the storage battery are more fully understood and knowledge of its use is more widely disseminated, the position it should occupy will open up to it. There are a number of places where the storage battery is now used to advantage and others, which at present are but experiments, will soon be placed on the list.

A large proportion of the office buildings erected in Chicago during the past few years are equipped with their own electric lighting plants. In these buildings lights are required in considerable number unti