Do electric eels really create electricity? Yes! An electric eel uses chemicals in its body to manufacture electricity. A large electric eel can produce a charge of up to 650 volts, which is more than five times the shocking power of a household outlet. By Mitchell Daniel|2022-08-14T15:52:35+00:00August 8th, 2022|66141 Electricity & Natural Gas FAQ, 66142 Electricity FAQ, 66147 Electricity, Natural Gas, & Energy Efficiency FAQ|0 Comments Share This Story, Choose Your Platform! FacebookTwitterRedditLinkedInTumblrPinterestVkEmail About the Author: Mitchell Daniel Leave A Comment Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.