The basic formula to find kilowatt hour use is: kWh use = watts x hours / 1000
|HELPFUL TERMS • Some electrifying words to know
||A basic unit of electrical power used for measuring work done.
||A unit of work or energy equal to using 1,000 watts for one hour. Your bill is computed according to the number of kWhs that you use.
||A unit equal to 746 watts. Usually used to measure the power of motors.
||The measure of current flowing through a wire.
||The force which moves electric current through a conductor from the origin to the point of use.