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Symbol: J/s / Base data: Workrate, rate of production, electric power. SI derived unit.
Rate at which 1 joule of work is done per second (rate of production). Power displayed as electric energy consumed every second by 1A of constant electric current at 1V of voltage
Not just electric power
When it comes to the watt, most people probably think of electric power. However, it is in fact a unit that expresses “power (workrate)” and “rate of production”. In other words, it expresses how hard one is working. In the case of electric power, it expresses the “workrate and production rate” of electricity.
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