How many kilowatt in 1 horsepower [water]?
The answer is 0.746043.
We assume you are converting between kilowatt and horsepower [water].
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The SI derived unit for power is the watt.
1 watt is equal to 0.001 kilowatt, or 0.0013404053117582 horsepower [water].
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Quick conversion chart of kilowatt to horsepower [water]

1 kilowatt to horsepower [water] = 1.34041 horsepower [water]

5 kilowatt to horsepower [water] = 6.70203 horsepower [water]

10 kilowatt to horsepower [water] = 13.40405 horsepower [water]

15 kilowatt to horsepower [water] = 20.10608 horsepower [water]

20 kilowatt to horsepower [water] = 26.80811 horsepower [water]

25 kilowatt to horsepower [water] = 33.51013 horsepower [water]

30 kilowatt to horsepower [water] = 40.21216 horsepower [water]

40 kilowatt to horsepower [water] = 53.61621 horsepower [water]

50 kilowatt to horsepower [water] = 67.02027 horsepower [water]

The SI prefix "kilo" represents a factor of
10^{3}, or in exponential notation, 1E3.

So 1 kilowatt = 10^{3} watts.

The definition of a watt is as follows:

The watt (symbol: W) is the SI derived unit for power. It is equivalent to one joule per second (1 J/s), or in electrical units, one volt ampere (1 V·A).

Definition: Horsepower

unit of power equal to roughly 550 foot-pounds of work per second

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