kilowatt hour


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Noun1.Kilowatt hour - a unit of energy equal to the work done by a power of 1000 watts operating for one hourkilowatt hour - a unit of energy equal to the work done by a power of 1000 watts operating for one hour
energy unit, heat unit, work unit - a unit of measurement for work
watt-hour - a unit of energy equal to the power of one watt operating for one hour
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Zaldarriaga said customers would pay an additional 8 centavos per kilowatt hour- around 1 centavo per kilowatt hour for excise tax and around 7 centavos per kilowatt hour for VAT on transmission.
Rates within the region range from thirteen to twenty-two cents per kilowatt hour, with higher rates paid where natural gas isn't available.
89 per kilowatt hour due to higher power generation costs and related charges amid the demand for power during the summer.
51 cents per kilowatt hour, but falling oil prices have reduced the costs associated with producing or purchasing energy.
69 cents per kilowatt hour in effect from May 1 to Oct.
The industrial production index relies on three major types of indicators of monthly production: (1) physical-product series, (2) kilowatt hours of electricity used by industry, and (3) aggregate hours for which production workers are paid.
50 per month plus 3 cents per kilowatt hour will be paying $5 plus six cents a kilowatt hour on April 1st, and are expected to be paying a fiat $10, plus 11 cents per KW on April 1, 2001.
50 for residential and small customers or $100 per month for large customers, plus all will pay an additional 3 cents per kilowatt hour of DC energy.
The high efficiency of DFC power plants not only results in less fuel needed per kilowatt hour of electricity and lower operating costs, but reduced amounts of carbon dioxide as well.
For the high schools, the power price goes from 8 cents a kilowatt hour to $9.
Customers pay a premium of 4 cents per kilowatt hour for CVPS Cow Power[TM], which goes to participating farm-producers, to purchase renewable energy credits when enough farm energy isn't available, or to the CVPS Renewable Development Fund.
3 cents per kilowatt hour, no matter how much power a customer uses.