From July 2025, Electricity companies will be able to charge solar sysyem owners to be able to export their power to them.
That is the ruling from the Australian Energy Market Commission (AEMC), who handed down their ruling on Thursday, 12th August 2021.
The ANC has stated that charges will … Read the rest
Pensioner Electricity Bill Example
For the Quarter: March to May 2021, with usage of 1,108.5 kWh of power used in total (both Grid supplied and Solar), this is an example of a very recent period for a 2 person home, during the Autumn season.
Breakdown of the 3 Months Power … Read the rest
Average Household Solar Power Production.
Averages for household solar power production vary based on various factors. These can include the direction that solar panels face, and their location in Australia. Shade from trees or other building cans also affect the solar production. And of course, the number of solar panels … Read the rest
How Much is the Electricity to Run a Lightbulb?.
There are many factors to consider when giving an answer to that question: Size of Lightbulb, Type of Lightbulb, Energy Supplier, Do You have Solar Panels, etc.
This question came to mind today, while looking at my kitchen light, as my … Read the rest
How much Electricity does an Average Household use?.
In my area, the average daily Electricity consumption figures show:
For the Quarter that includes September and October
1 person household uses 8 kWh per day
2 person household uses 12 kWh per day
3 person household uses 14 kWh per day… Read the rest
How much is the Average Australian Electric Bill?.
Between $243 and $527 per quarter?
The average bill will obviously vary enormously depending on the household size, but fortunately some of the Electricity providers state the average daily power consumption for households of different sizes.
My last Electricity bill states that … Read the rest
Comparison for Switching from Origin to Alinta for Electricity.
I switched my Electricity supplier recently, from Origin to Alinta, with the promise of a 28% discount. I hoped for the best, was I right to switch?
My last Origin Bill, for a period of 91 days averaged at a cost … Read the rest
How Good are Product Reviews for Energy Providers?.
I was looking at changing my Electricity Provider the other day, after a visit from one of the Queensland energy sales representatives.
After the discussions I decided to look up the reviews for this new company, and you must read to the … Read the rest
The Increase in Electricity Costs in Australia July 2017.
Are you reading about the massive rate rises for Electricity costs from 1st July 2017?
One energy expert has been quoted as saying “Consumers on the eastern seaboard could see retail electricity prices rise by as much as 30 per … Read the rest
How much does it cost to run a Room Fan for Cooling.
A small Box fan, rated at 47 watts, if left running for 24 hours per day, would use 1.128kWh of electricity each day.
The Electricity cost in January 2017 (in Brisbane area) is $0.25586 per kWh.
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