My understanding is that New Horizons has an RTG on board, which generates electricity for it's systems.

How and when was the RTG manufactured, and how does it work? How exactly does New Horizons distribute power around the spacecraft?

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    $\begingroup$ The answer is provided in: space.stackexchange.com/questions/9902/… $\endgroup$
    – Hobbes
    Commented Jul 14, 2015 at 11:54
  • $\begingroup$ I asked this question as a place for that well - written and relevant answer to reside. @Hobbes $\endgroup$ Commented Jul 14, 2015 at 11:56


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