WATT’S UP? A kilowatt-hour defined
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).
The average monthly kWh used by Nebraska homeowners. Total usage often increases in the summer and winter months due to home heating and cooling.
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