A watt is a unit of power.

1 kilowatt (kW) = 1,000 watts, 1 megawatt (MW) = 1 million watts.

0.1watts used by washing machine on standby.

5-30 watts used by fluorescent lamps.

25-100 watts used by old-fashioned lightbulb.

500,000 watt (500 kW) wind turbine produces enough energy to power 100 homes.

20 MW solar farm produces enough electricity to power 5,100 homes.

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