How to use Kilowatt in a sentence
A statement of the amount made per kilowatt hour may be misleading, since a certain amount of loss is of necessity entailed during this process.
A 10-12% solution of sodium chloride is caused to flow upwards through the apparatus and to overflow into troughs, by which it is conveyed (if necessary through a cooling apparatus) back to the circulating pump. Such a plant has been reported as giving 0.229 gallon of a liquor containing I% of available chlorine per kilowatt hour, or 0.171 gallon per e.h.p. hour.
Ten 100-watt light bulbs use one kilowatt of electrical power.
A ton of paper manufactured from recycled paper can save about 4,000 kilowatt hours of energy.
The sun is a powerful energy source sending an estimated 174,423,000,000,000 kilowatt hours of energy to the Earth every hour.Advertisement
The average 10 kilowatt wind turbine system costs around 40,000 dollars, according to the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA), so it's a little less expensive than solar power.
Reddy Kilowatt was featured in advertisements, comic books and educational films.
A rule of thumb is that the whole system is likely to cost about £ 1000 per installed kilowatt.
But in Lesotho, a kilowatt of electricity and additional hot water could transform lives now marooned by poverty, team members said.
One company commercially offers fuel cell power plants for about $ 3,000 pwer kilowatt.Advertisement
Wind power averages around 12 cents per kilowatt hour, while solar power may cost between 25 and 50 cents per kilowatt hours.
For a point of reference as to the cost for the electric company to generate power using coal, the traditional fossil fuel source is four cents per kilowatt hour.