# How much does it cost to run a 1500 watt heater for 30 days?

## How much does it cost to run a 1500 watt heater for 30 days?

1,500 watts x 24 hours ÷ 1,000 x \$0.105 rate = \$3.78/day To calculate your space heater electricity cost, you can adjust the watts, hours, and rate in the equation above. At \$3.78/day, you add \$113.40 to your energy bill in a 30-day month.

## How energy efficient are Dimplex heaters?

Dimplex say their tests have shown savings of 47% against electric radiators. However, the key here is that they are way more efficient than other storage heaters, or electric convection heaters – but the cost of electricity (per unit) is still far more higher than gas.

How much does it cost to run a 2kW electric fire?

An electric fire usually has two settings a 1kW and a 2kW heat output. On average a kilowatt of electricity costs around 15p an hour, therefore you could expect to pay 30p an hour on the 2kW setting.

How much do electric heaters cost to run per hour?

Electric Heating Electricity Cost Calculator

Power Rating Per Hour Per Day*
1200W (1.2kW) 22.25p 1200W £1.33 7.2kWh
1500W (1.5kW) 27.81p 1500W £1.67 9kWh
2000W (2kW) 37.08p 2000W £2.22 12kWh
2500W (2.5kW) 46.35p 2500W £2.78 15kWh

### How much do electric heaters cost per hour?

Electric Heating Electricity Cost Calculator

Power Rating Per Hour Per Day*
500W 9.27p 500W £0.56 3kWh
800W 14.83p 800W £0.89 4.8kWh
1000W (1kW) 18.54p 1000W £1.11 6kWh
1200W (1.2kW) 22.25p 1200W £1.33 7.2kWh

### Is it more expensive to run a Dimplex heater?

The higher the kilowatt rating of a heater, the more expensive it is likely to be to run, although it will heat a space more quickly. However, many Dimplex portable heating devices come with the latest thermostatic control which can reduce running costs from as much as 30%.

How much does it cost to run a room heater?

The actual annual running costs for an individual room/property will vary according to many factors such as lifestyle, insulation levels, weather conditions, correct sizing of heater, appliance selected, room temperature required and energy tariff chosen. The information given here should be taken as a rough guide only.

Is it possible to calculate the running cost of a heating system?

It is not possible to provide detailed information on running costs because there are so many variables to consider – what electricity tariff will be used, how long the heater will be on for, what setting the thermostat will be on, and so forth. All these factors need to be taken into account when working out the running cost of a heating system.