Energy efficiency - Home appliances

The running costs of all your home appliances can soon add up. Being aware of what your appliances are using will help you monitor your usage. By saving only 1p per hour you would save £85 in a year.

 

Appliance & Rating (watts) Time Used Units Consumed (kwh) Cost (pence)
Normal Light Bulb - 100 watt 2 hour 0.200 2p
Low Energy Bulb - 100 watt 2 hour 0.042 0.42p
Electric Cooker - 1500 watt 30 mins 0.750 7.5p
Microwave - 650 watt 10 mins 0.100 1p
Immersion Heater - 3000 watt 1 hour 3.000 30p
Washing Machine - 2500 watt 1 hour 2.500 25p
Tumble Dryer - 2500 watt 30 mins 1.250 12.5p
Electric Fire - 3000 watt 45 mins 2.300 23p
Extractor Fan - 75 watt 1 hour 0.075 0.75p
Dishwasher - 3000 watt 20 mins 1.000 10p
Vacuum Cleaner - 900 watt 30 mins 0.450 4.5p
Playstation - 50 watt 1 hour 0.050 0.5p
DVD Player - 15 watt 1 hour 0.015 0.15p
Iron - 1200 watt 30 mins 0.600 6p
Widescreen TV - 70 watt 1 hour 0.070 0.7p
Lawn Mower - 1300 watt 15 mins 3.200 32p

 

 

Find out more....

How much energy do you use on household appliances - check the running costs calculator.  Please note: we do not take any responsibility for the information or accuracy of this calculator.

 

 


Last Updated on Tuesday, April 30, 2019

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The running costs of all your home appliances can soon add up. Being aware of what your appliances are using will help you monitor your usage. By saving only 1p per hour you would save £85 in a year.

 

Appliance & Rating (watts) Time Used Units Consumed (kwh) Cost (pence)
Normal Light Bulb - 100 watt 2 hour 0.200 2p
Low Energy Bulb - 100 watt 2 hour 0.042 0.42p
Electric Cooker - 1500 watt 30 mins 0.750 7.5p
Microwave - 650 watt 10 mins 0.100 1p
Immersion Heater - 3000 watt 1 hour 3.000 30p
Washing Machine - 2500 watt 1 hour 2.500 25p
Tumble Dryer - 2500 watt 30 mins 1.250 12.5p
Electric Fire - 3000 watt 45 mins 2.300 23p
Extractor Fan - 75 watt 1 hour 0.075 0.75p
Dishwasher - 3000 watt 20 mins 1.000 10p
Vacuum Cleaner - 900 watt 30 mins 0.450 4.5p
Playstation - 50 watt 1 hour 0.050 0.5p
DVD Player - 15 watt 1 hour 0.015 0.15p
Iron - 1200 watt 30 mins 0.600 6p
Widescreen TV - 70 watt 1 hour 0.070 0.7p
Lawn Mower - 1300 watt 15 mins 3.200 32p

 

 

Find out more....

How much energy do you use on household appliances - check the running costs calculator.  Please note: we do not take any responsibility for the information or accuracy of this calculator.


Last Updated on Tuesday, April 30, 2019

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