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Power – Defined

The amount of energy consumed per unit of time, commonly reported in watts. One kWh is equivalent to an appliance operating at 100 watts, such as a light bulb, for ten hours.

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Photo of Laura LanghamLaura LanghamEnergy Conservation Program Manager (919) 515-8474 laura_langham@ncsu.eduAgricultural and Human Sciences - NC State University
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