Glossary terms subset beginning with W

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Watt
1 Kilowatt = 1000 watts 1 Megawatt = 1,000,000 watts 1 Gigawatt = 1,000,000,000 watts.
Wires
Conductors (or wires) carry the electricity along the transmission line. They are made of copper or steel-reinforced aluminium.