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Electricity makes things possible

 

 

Electricity powers our lives day and night.

Most of us take electricity for granted and don’t think about the value it brings to our lives - each and every day.

Discover what operating everyday appliances costs per month.

toaster

48¢ per month

Toaster
850 watts
10 minutes per day

coffee maker

$1.71 per month

Coffee maker
1000 watts
30 minutes per day

6am12pm
treadmill

$2.25 per month

Treadmill
660 watts
1 hour per day

shower

$12.24 per month

Hot shower
3000 watts
10 minutes per day

laptop

$1.64 per month

Laptop
60 watts
8 hours per day

12pm6pm
microwave

$1.28 per month

Microwave
1500 watts
15 minutes per day

game

96¢ per month

Game console
140 watts
2 hours per day

tv

$1.37 per month

TV (55 inch)
100 watts
4 hours per day

dishwasher

$6.15 per month

Dishwasher
1800 watts
1 hour per day

6pm12am
lighting

27¢ per month

LED Lighting
13 watts (800 lumens)
6 hours per day

washing machine

$1.71 per month

Washing machine
(cold water)

500 watts
1 hour per day

security system

$10.24 per month

Home security system
500 watts
6 hours per day

ceiing fan

$2.05 per month

Ceiling fan
60 watts
10 hours per day

12am6am
phone charger

20¢ per month

Phone charger
15 watts
4 hours per day

security light

$3.50 per month

Security lighting
128 watts
8 hours per day

Appliance Energy Calculator

Appliance
usage

hours/day

Electricity consumed
per month

KWh/month

TOTAL

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*Note: These values are based on modern energy efficient devices and appliances purchased in the last five years and are meant as estimates for average use to represent a typical NB Power customer. Electricity usage depends on many factors including maintenance and upkeep of appliances (such as cleaning air filters), your use habits (like leaving the fridge door open) and personal preferences. Dollar values were calculated using the NB Power rate as of October 2021 ($0.1138/kWh) and do not include monthly service charges for electricity or sales tax on your bill.

 

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