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What is kilowatt hour?
The kilowatt hour (or kilowatt-hour) is a unit of energy equal to 3,600,000 joules (1 kWh = 3,600,000 J), the SI derived unit of energy. It is also equal to 3,600 kilojoules (kJ), or 860.42065 kilocalories (thermochemical) (kcal), or 3,600,000 watt seconds (Ws), or 1,000 watt hours (Wh), or 0.001 megawatt hours (MWh) or 10-6 gigawatt hours (GWh).
The kilowatt hour is used for metering small amounts of electrical energy to residential customers.
The SI is an abbreviation for the International System of Units.
Also known as:
kilowatt-hour (plural: kilowatt-hours)
Below you can find a comprehensive list with conversions from kilowatt hours to other (metric, imperial, or customary) energy measurement units.