What is kilowatt?

  • (noun): A unit of power equal to 1000 watts.
    Synonyms: kW

Some articles on kilowatt:

Glossary Of Fuel Cell Terms - K - Kilowatt
... The kilowatt (symbol kW), equal to one thousand watts, is typically used to state the power output of engines and the power consumption of tools and machines ...
Synchronous Inverter
... So for example, if during a given month a power system feeds 500 kilowatt-hours into the grid and uses 100 kilowatt-hours from the grid, it would receive ... Another policy is a feed-in tariff, where the producer is paid for every kilowatt hour delivered to the grid by a special tariff based on a contract with distribution company or other power authority ...
List Of Energy Abbreviations - K
... kvar—one thousand vars (measurement) Kw—Kilowatt (one thousand watts) (measurement) KWE—kilowatt electric (measurement) kWh—Kilowatt hour (one thousand watt hours) (meas ...
Grid-tie Inverter
... if during a given month a power system feeds 500 kilowatt-hours into the grid and uses 100 kilowatt-hours from the grid, it would receive compensation for 400 kilowatt-hours ... tariff, where the producer is paid for every kilowatt hour delivered to the grid by a special tariff based on a contract with distribution company or other power authority ...
Glossary Of Fuel Cell Terms - K - Kilowatt Hour
... The kilowatt hour, also written kilowatt-hour (symbol kW·h, kW h or kWh) is a unit of energy ...