Definitions for kilowatt-hour
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word kilowatt-hour
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a unit of energy, equivalent to the energy transferred or expended in one hour by one kilowatt of power; approximately 1.34 horsepower-hours.
Category: Electricity and Magnetism
Ref: Abbr.: kWh , kwh
Origin of kilowatt-hour:
a unit of electrical energy equal to that done by one kilowatt acting for one hour
a u201Cunitu201D of electrical consumption by which domestic consumers are charged
Find a translation for the kilowatt-hour definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Discuss these kilowatt-hour definitions with the community:
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
"kilowatt-hour." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2014. Web. 28 Nov. 2014. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/kilowatt-hour>.