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Kilowatt hour [kWh]

Kilowattstunde [kWh]

Kilovatio hora [kh]

Kilowatt-heure [kWh]

The kilowatt hour is the unit of measurement which serves as the basis for bills sent to consumers by electricity suppliers in Germany.

1 kWh means that the customer consumed 1000 W (1 kW) from the power supply network for one hour.

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