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Glossary

Terms for Architecture, Green Building & Energy


This glossary includes more than 300 solar terms, as well as hundreds of additional sustainable design and construction terms.

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Megawatt (MW)

Definition: 1,000 kilowatts, or 1 million watts; standard measure of electric power plant generating capacity.