- " The kilowatt (symbol: kW), equal to one thousand watts, is typically used to state the power output of engines and the power consumption of tools and machines. A kilowatt is approximately equivalent to 1.34 horsepower. An electric heater with one heating element might use 1 kilowatt." 
- "Kilowatt(kW) - A unit of power equal to 1,000 watts." 
This engineering unit is supported by the BACnet protocol.
Conversion to SI and other common units
- 1 Kilowatt = 1000 Watts
Communication Protocol Support
This engineering unit is supported by the following communication protocols:
- 2008 specification.
- Used by Networkwed Variables: SNVT_power_kilo, SNVT_pump_sensor