## What does a 1 ton AC means?

What Does the Term “AC Tonnage” Mean? In the HVAC field, a ton, or tonnage, refers to the cooling capacity of an air conditioner. One ton of air conditioning can remove 12,000 BTUs of heat each hour.

**What is the meaning of 1 ton and 1.5 ton AC?**

A ton of refrigeration is defined as the rate of heat transfer that results in the melting of 1 short ton (2,000 Pound or 907 kg) of pure ice at 0 C (32 F) in 24 hours. 1 Ton AC = 3517 Watts* (approx.) 1.5 Ton AC= 1.5 x 12000 = 18000 BTU/hr.

**How many kW is 1 ton?**

3.517 kilowatts

3.517 kilowatts of power is equal to 1 ton of cooling capacity.

### Should I buy 1 ton or 1.5 ton AC?

1 Ton AC can remove 12,000 BTUs of heat per hour and 1. 5 ton AC can remove 18,000 BTUs of heat. 1.5 ton AC being more powerful in terms of cooling than a 1 ton AC will surely cool the same size room faster. A 1.5 ton AC produces 50% more cooling than 1 a ton AC.

**How many watts is a 1 ton AC?**

1,000 watts

As a general rule of thumb, for AC power consumption calculation you should take, 1 ton of cooling = 1,000 watts.

**How many units does a 1 ton AC consume in an hour?**

On average, a 1.0 ton AC consumes somewhere between 0.76 and 1.06 kilowatts per hour, depending on usage. However, you can also find the exact power consumption level written on most AC units themselves.

## How can I reduce my AC bill?

6 Definite Ways to Reduce Electricity Bill from Your Air…

- Correct Installation.
- Avoid Direct Sunlight and insulate the room.
- Non Stop Usage.
- Regular Maintenance & Service.
- Setting too low temperature on your thermostat.
- Choose the right energy efficient star rated AC.

**What is inverter AC?**

In an inverter air conditioner, an inverter continuously regulates the temperature by controlling the speed of the compressor motor. This technology, also known as DC inverter; it has a variable frequency drive that controls the speed of the electromotor. This makes inverter conditioners a powerful energy saver.

**How many HP is 1ton?**

4.781589149 horsepower

Ton (refrigeration) to Horsepower (metric) Conversion Table

Ton (refrigeration) | Horsepower (metric) |
---|---|

1 ton (refrigeration) | 4.781589149 horsepower (metric) |

2 ton (refrigeration) | 9.5631782979 horsepower (metric) |

3 ton (refrigeration) | 14.3447674469 horsepower (metric) |

5 ton (refrigeration) | 23.9079457448 horsepower (metric) |