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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In 2017, Azerenergy generated 21.9 billion kilowatt hour of electricity as compared to about 22.6 billion kilowatt hour in 2016.
In one of the seminars he conducted for government information officers in the Cordillera, del Mundo said that Beneco sold power to the consumers at an average of PHP8.40 per kilowatt hour, around PHP1 cheaper compared to Meralco's PHP10.20 per kilowatt hour.
As such, the current average base tariff rate would remain unchanged at 39.45 sen per kilowatt hour (kWh).
But, there's an increase coming for residential customers who will see rates go from the current 7.039 cents per kilowatt hour to 7.585 cents per kilowatt hour.
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.
Turkmenistan had proposed the price of electricity to be increased from two cents to four cents per kilowatt hour.