What is a WATT?
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.