Translation of kilowatt-hour in Spanish:


kilovatio-hora, n.

Pronunciation ///ˈkɪləˌwɑt ˈˌaʊ(ə)r/


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    kilovatio-hora masculine
    • It takes about 12 kilowatt-hours of electricity to charge the car after a 50-mile trip.
    • The nation used 14 billion kilowatt-hours of electricity in February, 1.3 percent less than the same month last year, the bureau said.
    • By using a 240-volt circuit (such as the outlet for an electric dryer), the car might be able to receive 240 volts at 30 amps, or 6.6 kilowatt-hours per hour.
    • The power plant generated 5.22 billion kilowatt-hours of electricity, up 4.8 per cent from the previous year.
    • The energy charge, measured in kilowatt-hours, is for the actual electricity that is used by the facility.