kilowatt


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kilowatt

(kĭl′ō-wăt″),

kW

A unit of electrical energy equal to 1000 watts.
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For example, a small commercial consumer burning 100 kilowatt hours would save around 23 per cent on their bill; those using 4,000 kilowatt hours would save about 10.
Demand Response (DR) Enablement--Incentives have increased from $200 per kilowatt saved to $800.
Since the wind turbine started production Holy Name has produced about 800,000 kilowatt hours of electricity, Mr.
The microturbine setting was at 15 kilowatts for the 15-hour duration of operation, and 143 kilowatt-hours were produced.
A kilowatt-hour can be used up by consuming one kilowatt for one hour, or by consuming two kilowatts for a half-hour.
Current construction costs for nuclear reactors amount to about $2,000 per kilowatt, reported Investor's Business Daily in mid-July, compared to $500-$600 per kilowatt for natural gas-fired plants and $ 1,000$ 1,200 per kilowatt for coal plants.
has taken its long, thin tube-shaped cells the furthest, with test units running continuously for 40,000 hours, two 25kilowatt units on-line in Japan, and a 100 kilowatt cogeneration unit set for 1995 plug-in by Southern California Gas in Los Angeles.
Output per kilowatt hour trended downward during the 1960s; but, spurred by higher oil prices, it began an upward trend in the 1970s.
9 billion kilowatt hours of electricity were generated by Azerenergy's power plants in December 2017.
JDSU will showcase the CORELIGHTTM AJ 2 kilowatt, 4 kilowatt, and 6 kilowatt turnkey fiber laser systems for high-speed sheet metal cutting, precision welding and a broad range of additional macro materials processing applications.