# How many homes can a megawatt power?

# About how many homes will 102 megawatts power?

Average power consumption for a person in the UK is 650 W. Assuming an average load of 3 kW per household 102 MW would power about 34,000 homes, sometimes more, sometimes less….

# How many homes will 1 megawatts power?

This is very dependent on the society concerned, but I guess you mean in a developed industrial society such as the US or Europe, and again whether you mean average or maximum… demand per house. Making it simple, the average demand per house is about 2 Kw, so 1 Mw will supply 500 houses. However if all those houses were cooking their Christmas (or Thanksgiving) turkeys at the same time, this could easily rise to 5 Kw per house, and more if electric heating is in use. Spare a thought for the power station staff keeping it all going!

# How many homes will 500 megawatts power?

How much does a house use? This can vary a lot. If we assume 2kW per house on average, we get 250,000 houses, but if you have electric cooking and heating this could easily co…me to 20kW per house. The trouble with supplying electricity is that loading can vary so much from season to season and over 24 hours.

# How many homes will 781 megawatts power?

The average household in the United States uses about 8,900 kilowatt-hours of electricity each year. That is 8.9 megawatts. So 781/8.9 = 87 homes.

# How many homes can 1500 megawatts power?

1.2 million homes

# How many homes can 3000 megawatts power?

3,000,000

# How many homes will 100 megawatts power?

OVER 9000

# How many homes will 2 megawatts power?

1000 houses

# How many homes will 1 megawatts power per day?

It depends on the country and the area. In the UK it would power200-300 houses, every day.

# How many watts are in a megawatt to the power of 10?

1 MW = 10 to the power 6 Watts (in the new wiki answers type face).

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# How many megawatts to power a home?

In the UK many homes have a 240 v 60 amp supply, which is a maximumof 14.4 kW or 0.0144 megawatts. That is usually divided into 3separately fused circuits: a 30-amp ring circu…it for power sockets,a 30-amp cooker circuit and a 10-amp lighting circuit. That is abasic simple supply for a small house or apartment.

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# How many households will a megawatt power?

A Megawatt can power 1000 homes.

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# How many homes can 1 megawatt power in latin America?

In Brazil the average use per person over a year is given as 270 W. So 1 MW could on average supply 3700 people. Sometimes they might need more, sometimes less.

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# How many homes can 2500 megawatts power in one year?

"Watts" is a rate of using energy, not anamount of energy. A broad-brush ballpark average rate of energy use by a household, averaged over a very long period of time, is s…omething like 1,000watts. So 2,500 megawatts of power is the rate needed to power .
2.5 x 10 9 / 10 3 = 2.5 millionhomes ..

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# How many megawatts of power is Egypt generating?

Why would you want to know this? I dont know ask your mom or someone