Lecture no. 31 from the course: Physics and Our Universe
Taught by Professor Richard Wolfson | 28 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Science Course
Study stored electric potential energy in fuels such as gasoline, where the molecular bonds represent an enormous amount of energy ready to be released. Also look at a ubiquitous electronic component called the capacitor, which stores an electric charge, and discover that all electric fields represent stored energy.