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Electric Usage Calculator

How much does this cost on my utility bill?

Use this Energy Usage Calculator to see just how much a specific appliance or device costs to operate. If you are unsure, look for the examples of average watt requirements below the calculator.

To find wattage the formula is

amps (A) x volts (V) = watts (W)

Cooking, Refrigeration & Freezers Qty      $ Monthly
 
Coffee Maker
Crock Pot (Slow Cooker)
Dishwasher (with Dry Cycle)
Electric Fry Pan
Electric Grill (Counter Top)
Electric Grill (Outdoor)
Freezer - Upright or Chest-type
Kitchen Range/Oven
Microwave Oven
Refrigerator - Small (Dorm style - compact model)
Refrigerator - Medium size (Older model)
Refrigerator - Medium size (Newer model)
Refrigerator - Medium size (Newer Side by Side model)
Toaster Oven
Entertainment Qty      $ Monthly
 
DVR
Home Theater Receiver
Radio
Stereo
Older Television (Not a flat screen TV)
Television - 42 inch - LCD (Watt range - 90 to 250W)
Television - 42 inch - Plasma (Watt range - 190 to 350W)
Television - 52 inch - LCD (Watt range - 200 to 300W)
Television - 54 inch - Plasma (Watt range - 250 to 550W)
Television Cable Converter Box
Video Game - XBox 360
Video Game - Sony Playstation 3 Slim (PS3)-120gb
Video Game - Sony Playstation 3 (PS3)-60gb
Health Appliances Qty      $ Monthly
 
Air Purifier
Humidifier - Cool Mist
Humidifier - Warm Mist
Medical Equipment - Nebulizer
Medical Equipment - Oxygen Concentrator
Vaporizer
Heating & Cooling Qty      $ Monthly
 
Air Conditioner (Window) - 5,000 BTU
Air Conditioner (Window) - 7,000 BTU
Air Conditioner (Window) - 10,000 BTU
Electric Blanket
Fan (Window)
Fan (Ceiling)
Heater - Portable - 750 Watt (Constant use as supplemental heat)
Heater - Portable - 1,000 Watt (Constant use as supplemental heat)
Heater - Portable - 1,500 Watt (Constant use as supplemental heat)
Heating Cable - Roof - 6 Watt (Cost per 100 Ft.)
Heating Cable - Water Pipes - 3 Watt (Cost per 25 Ft.)
Water Heater (Electric) - Family of four
Bathroom/Laundry Qty      $ Monthly
 
Clothes Dryer
Clothes Washer
Curling Iron
Electric Shaver
Hair Dryer
Office Equipment Qty      $ Monthly
 
Computer with Monitor
Laptop
Printer
Scanner / FAX
Miscellaneous Qty      $ Monthly
 
Fish Tank (50 Gallon)
Dehumidifier - 40 pint
Dehumidifier - 65 pint
Heater - Auto Engine - 500 Watt
Heater - Auto Engine - 1,000 Watt
Water Pump
Tools & Equipment Qty      $ Monthly
 
Air Compressor - 1/2 H.P.
Air Compressor - 1 H.P.
Air Compressor - 6 H.P.
Motor - 1/2 H.P.
Motor - 1 H.P.
Incandescent Lighting Qty   hr/d* $ Monthly
 
40 watt
60 watt
75 watt
100 watt
150 watt
Compact Fluorescent (CFL) Qty   hr/d* $ Monthly
 
9 to 13 watts - (Equivalent to a 40 watt incandescent bulb)
13 to 16 watts - (Equivalent to a 60 watt incandescent bulb)
17 to 23 watts - (Equivalent to a 75 watt incandescent bulb)
23 to 30 watts - (Equivalent to a 100 watt incandescent bulb)
30 to 55 watts - (Equivalent to a 150 watt incandescent bulb)
Standard Fluorescent Qty   hr/d* $ Monthly
 
32 watt
40 watt
59 watt
60 to 75 watt
Halogen Qty   hr/d* $ Monthly
 
29 watt
43 watt
53 watt
72 watt
LED Qty   hr/d* $ Monthly
 
6 to 9 watts
8 to 13 watts
16 to 20 watts
25 to 28 watts
     Total Monthly Cost:

* Average hours per day

Commonly Used Items (average watt displayed)


Kitchen Items
Watts
Coffee Maker
1000
Toaster
1200
Crock Pot
200-350
Electric Oven
2500-5000
Electric Stove
1000-3000
Refrigerator
350-800
Mini Fridge
250
Entertainment Items
Watts
DVR
35
LCD TV
55-80
XBox One-Gaming
105
XBox One-Idle
55
Playstation 4-Gaming
150
Playstation 4-Idle
55
Computer Tower
340
PC with Monitor
450
DVD/Blu-Ray Player
25

 

HVAC Items
Watts
Electic Furnace (1,000 sq ft)
7900
Electic Furnace (2,400 sq ft)
18000
Blower
425
Heat Pump (3 ton)
1200
Air Conditioner (3 ton)
3500
Window AC (medium)
900
Window AC (large)
1440
Miscellaneous items
Watts
Hair Dryer
1500
Curling Iron
90
Clothes iron
1100
Dehumidifier
300
Humidifier
50
Ceiling fan
75

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