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How much is a kilowatt-hour?

Electronics help keep us on time, make a cell phone call, cook our meals, and provide entertainment. They’re deeply integrated into our daily lives – have you ever considered the electricity used to power them?

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Here’s what one kilowatt-hour can do for you:
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Microwave 20 bags of buttery popcorn

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Escape for 6 hours of action-packed gaming on your LED TV

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Watch

3 episodes of your favourite show on your Plasma TV

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10 episodes of your favourite show on your LED TV

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Watch 600 two-minute online cat videos #cutenessoverload

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A kilowatt-hour is a unit of energy that represents the amount of work done over an hour. It is the amount of energy needed to power a 20 watt LED light bulb for 50 hours.
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A cyclist exerts 1 kWh of energy to bike from London to Guelph at 20km/h
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