TV Guzzler

Appliances Pick List

The below rates are based on a home where electricity cost 28 cents per kilowatt. They were measured using the MS-6115 - Multi Function Energy Meter from Electus Distribution

Important: Be safe around power. Make sure you obtain adequate safety training before connecting up power meters to appliances.

Below are some example hourly rates to pick from:

  • Laptop running at 90 watts for 1 hour = $0.025
  • Smaller Laptop running at 64 watts for 1 hour = $0.018
  • Small TV running at 19 watts for 1 hour = $0.005
  • Large TV running at 220 watts for 1 hour = $0.062
  • Vaccumn Cleaner running at 720 watts for 1 hour = $0.202
  • Dryer running at 1800 watts for 1 hour = $0.504
  • 1x Kettle Use at 2250 watts for 3.5 minutes per hour = $0.037*
  • 1x Microwave Use at 1200 watts for 1 minute per hour = $0.006*
  • 1x Washing Machine Use at 160 watts for 50 minutes per hour = $0.037*
  • Ducted Heater Use running at 450 watts for 16 minutes per hour = $0.034*

*Log an 'ENTIRE HOUR' each time you use this appliance.

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