WATT’S UP? A kilowatt-hour defined

October 2018. 1 kWh = 1,000 watt-hours 1 kilowatt-hour (kWh) of energy is equal to 1,000 watt-hours and will power and 100-watt light bulb for 10 hours (100 watts x 10 hours = 1,000 watt-hours = 1 kWh). 1,000 kWh The average monthly kWh used by Nebraska homeowners. Total usage often increases in the summer and winter months due to home heating and cooling. 11 cents How much, on average, Nebraska homeowners pay for 1 kWh of electricity. Here’s a quick guide to what 1 kWh or 11 cents of electricity is capable of: 18 hours of refrigerator use 2 loads in the washer 276 charges for your cell phone 20 hours on your laptop 300 bowls of cake batter 13 hours of fan use 14 hours of freezing 61 sitcoms DVRd 67 hairstyles 1 hour of cooling

1 kWh = 1,000 watt-hours

1 kilowatt-hour (kWh) of energy is equal to 1,000 watt-hours and will power and 100-watt light bulb for 10 hours (100 watts x 10 hours = 1,000 watt-hours = 1 kWh).

1,000 kWh

The average monthly kWh used by Nebraska homeowners. Total usage often increases in the summer and winter months due to home heating and cooling.

11 cents

How much, on average, Nebraska homeowners pay for 1 kWh of electricity.

Here’s a quick guide to what 1 kWh or 11 cents of electricity is capable of:

  • 18 hours of refrigerator use
  • 2 loads in the washer
  • 276 charges for your cell phone
  • 20 hours on your laptop
  • 300 bowls of cake batter
  • 13 hours of fan use
  • 14 hours of freezing
  • 61 sitcoms DVRd
  • 67 hairstyles
  • 1 hour of cooling

 

October 2018

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