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A

B

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There was an error working with the wiki: Code[5]:British thermal unit

C

There was an error working with the wiki: Code[6]: Metrix prefix (symbol c) that stands for 10^-2 = 1000^(-2/3).

:e.g. 3 centimeters = 0.03 meters.

D

There was an error working with the wiki: Code[7]: Metrix prefix (symbol d) that stands for 10^-1 = 1000^(-1/3).

:e.g. 2 decimeters = 210^-1 dm = 0.2 decimeters.

E

There was an error working with the wiki: Code[8]: Metrix prefix (symbol E) that stands for 10^18 = 1000^6.

:e.g. 2 exajoule = 210^18 joule.

F

There was an error working with the wiki: Code[9]: (symbol °F) is a temperature scale.

There was an error working with the wiki: Code[10]: Metrix prefix (symbol f) that stands for 10^-15 = 1000^-5.

:e.g. 1 femtojoule = 110^-15 joule.

G

There was an error working with the wiki: Code[11]: Metrix prefix (symbol G) that stands for 10^9 = 1000^3.

:e.g. 1 gigajoule = 110^9 joule.

H

There was an error working with the wiki: Code[12]: Metrix prefix (symbol h) that stands for 10^2 = 1000^(2/3).

:e.g. 5 hectometers = 510^2 m = 500 meters.

I

There was an error working with the wiki: Code[13]: (abbreviated SI from French: Le Système international d'unités)

:is the modern form of the metric system. It comprises a coherent system of units of measurement built :around seven base units and coherent derived units.

J

There was an error working with the wiki: Code[14]: The joule (symbol J) is a derived unit of energy, work or amount of heat

:in the International System of Units.

K

There was an error working with the wiki: Code[15]: The kelvin (symbol °K) is a unit of measurement for temperature.

:It is one of the seven base units in the International System of Units (SI).

:The Kelvin scale is an absolute, thermodynamic temperature scale using as its null point

:absolute zero,

:the temperature at which all thermal motion ceases in the classical description of thermodynamics.

There was an error working with the wiki: Code[16]: The kilogram (symbol kg) is the base unit of mass in the International System of Units.

:The kilogram is defined as being equal to the mass of the International Prototype of the Kilogram (IPK).

L

M

There was an error working with the wiki: Code[17]: Metrix prefix (symbol M) that stands for 10^6 = 1000^2.

:e.g. 1 megawatt = 110^6 watts = one million watts.

There was an error working with the wiki: Code[18]: Metrix prefix (symbol µ) that stands for 10^-6 = 1000^-2.

:e.g. 1 microwatt = 110^-6 watts.

There was an error working with the wiki: Code[19]: Metrix prefix (symbol m) that stands for 10^-3 = 1000^-1.

:e.g. 1 milliwatt = 110^-3 watts.

N

There was an error working with the wiki: Code[20]:normal cubic meter

There was an error working with the wiki: Code[21]:grid hook-up that allows excess energy generated to be sold back to the utility

O

P

There was an error working with the wiki: Code[22]: Metrix prefix (symbol P) that stands for 10^15 = 1000^5.

:e.g. 1 petawatt = 110^15 watts = 1000^5 watts.

Q

R

S

There was an error working with the wiki: Code[23]: standard cubic feet

T

There was an error working with the wiki: Code[24]: Metrix prefix (symbol T) that stands for 10^12 = 1000^4.

:e.g. 1 terajoule = 110^12 joule.

U

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V

W

There was an error working with the wiki: Code[26]: The watt (symbol W) is a derived unit of power in the International System of Units (SI).

:The unit measures the rate of energy conversion of transfer and is defined as one joule per second.

Glossary:Wp: the Watt peak name plate rating for flat solar plates.

:There are two Wp test conditions STC and PTC which are quite different.

X

Y

Z

There was an error working with the wiki: Code[27]: Metrix prefix (symbol Z) that stands for 10^21 = 1000^7.

:e.g. 1 zettajoule = 110^21 joule.

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