Energy and Utilities

Credere Solutions Blog

10th February 2017

How much Energy does Lightning generate?

Thunder and lightning can be both a beautiful and frightening spectacle, I was frightened to death as a child – but how much energy does lightning generate? Well, an average bolt of lightning, striking from cloud to ground, comprises of roughly one billion (1,000,000,000) joules of energy – Now that is a lot of power! Additionally, each year, over one and a […]