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An introduction to energy resources
An introduction to energy resources

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Tuesday, 5 Jul 2022, 11:20
Site: Open Learning
Course: An introduction to energy resources (S278_2)
Glossary: S278_2 Glossary
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Watts (W)

The SI unit of power. One watt (W) is equivalent to converting one joule of energy per second, or doing one joule of work every second.

Work

A force acting on an object that causes its displacement, equivalent to energy.