kilovolt


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kilovolt

one thousand volts.

kilovolt

[′kil·ə‚vōlt]
(electricity)
A unit of potential difference equal to 1000 volts. Abbreviated kV.

kilovolt

A unit of electromotive force equal to 1,000 volts.
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The 1,000 kilovolt ultrahigh AC transmission line project will minimize coal usage by 9 million tons and carbon dioxide by 26.
Consumers metered at above 11 kilovolts (kV) will pay an energy charge of S per unit, from Sh8, while the rate for those consuming above 33 kilovolts has been halved to S.
Another project will see a transformer station built near Tabarjal in the Northern Frontier Region with a voltage of 33/132/380 kilovolts.
Sussex-headquartered Applied Kilovolts offers precision high-voltage power supplies used in medical, scientific, pharmaceutical and food safety tools.
The new ion-edge medium range static elimination bar is compatible with most power supplies from 4 kilovolts to 8 kilovolts.
5 kilovolts to 4,160 volts of electricity (six substations), fully air-conditioned production, manufacturing or packaging areas, ample parking and trailer spaces, 250,000 partially racked s/f and tremendous flexibility for expansion.
Applied Kilovolts is offering a series of performance enhancement options for its mass spectrometer producers.
The corona discharge operated at a range of 5-10 kilovolts (kV), similar to that of certain high-voltage appliances such as negative ion generators.
The energy charge billed by Kenya Power for commercial consumers metered at above 11 kilovolts (kV) will decrease by a third to Sh5 per kilowatt hour (kWh) from Sh7.
The USD 200 million grant is part of a GCC support plan to develop a 220 and 66 kilovolts electricity transmission network in Bahrain, KFAED said in a statement on Tuesday.
Il a ete aussi procede a la realisation d'une ligne electrique de 60 kilovolts, dont 30 kilovolts sont utilises actuellement, entre les communes frontalieres de Bordj Badji Mokhtar et Timiaouine sur une distance de 155 km, en plus de deux connexions electriques sur 13 et 15 km au niveau de la commune de Bordj Badji Mokhtar.