Madhya Pradesh Electricity Regulatory Commission
5th Floor, Metro Plaza,  Arera Colony, Bittan Market, Bhopal 462 016
 
               
 
         
       
        

  

  

 

                                                                                                                             
Know Your Electricity Consumption 
Devices (Capacity & Size) Wattage Monthly Electricity Consumption (kWh) One unit of power will be consumed when you run the device forů hrs & min
      One hour/day Six hours/day  
Bulb   25 0.75 4.5 40 hrs.
40 1.2 7.2 25 hrs
60 1.6 10.8 16 hrs. 40 min.
100 3 18 10 hrs.
CFL 5 watt 7 0.21 1.26 143 hrs.
9 watt 11 0.33 1.98 90 hrs. 55 min.
11 watt 13 0.39 2.34 77 hrs.
25 watt 27 0.81 4.86 37 hrs.
Fluorescent Tube Lights 48" with Copper choke 55 1.65 9.9 18 hrs. 11 min.
With Electronic choke 35 1.05 6.3 28 hrs. 34 min.
Night Lamp   15 0.45 2.7 66 hrs. 40 min.
Ceiling Fan  36"/48" 50 1.5 9 20 hrs.
56" 60 1.8 10.8 16 hrs. 40 min.
60" 70 2.1 12.6 14 hrs. 17 min.
Table Fan 12"/ 16" 40 1.2 7.2 25 hrs.
Electric Iron Domestic 450/700 13.5 to 21 81 to 126 2 hrs. 13 min to 1hr.25 min.
Dhobi 1000 30 180 1 hr
Immersion Rod  1000 30 180 1 hr.
Geyser   Storage 
15-50 liter
2000 60 360 30 min.
Instant 3000 90 540 20 min.
AC 1 ton 1400 42 252 43 min.
1.5 ton 1800 54 324 33 min.
Air Cooler   170 5.1 30.6 5 hrs. - 53 min.
Refrigerator Small 225     2 units/day
Big 300     4 units/day
Toaster   800 24 144 1 hr. 15 min.
Hot Plate   1000/1500 30 to 45 180 to 270 1 hr. to 40 min.
Electric Kettle   1000/2000 30 to 60 180 to 360 1 hr. to 30 min.
Mixer Juicer (big)   450 13.5 81 2 hrs. 13 min.
Washing Machine Automatic 325/1000 9.75 to 30 58.5 to 180 3 hrs. 5 min. to 5 hrs.
Semi-Automatic 200 6 36 5 hrs 
Vacuum Cleaner   700-750 21 to 22.5 126 to 135 1 hr.26 min to 8 hrs 20 min.
Radio   15 0.45 2.7 66 hrs. 40 min.
TV   60 to 120 1.8 to 3.6 10.8 to 21.6 16 hrs. 40 min. to 8 hrs. 20 min.
Video   40 1.2 7.2 25 hrs.
Mosquito Repellant   5 0.15 0.9 200 hrs.
Water Purifier   25 0.75 4.5 40 hrs.
Computer   100 to 150 3 to 4.5 18 to 27 10 hrs. to 6 hrs. 40 min.