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Re: Electricity consumption

Perhaps I'm wrong then. Over what period is it?

Ok perhaps my maths is bad - annual I must assume.


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Re: Electricity consumption

One year.
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Will not be discussions with other family members!!!
My name is Richard , not Dick or any variant.
Dick is a crude name for a functional organ that is used as a derogatory name. Any reference to me as Dick will be met with equivalent response. Strange that it cant be policed better.
ex Consultant NHS


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Re: Electricity consumption

Our total cost per day for the last 5 years, when our bills stabilised following estimations for a couple of years after we moved into this house, was:

2013   2€34 per day
2014   2€36 per day
2015   2€75 per day
2016   2€61 per day
2017   2€68 per day

Supplier is Direct Energie, "Online" offer, 12 KVA.

The standing charges and other overheads are between 20% and 22% of the total cost.

The variation has not been analysed, but is probably due to use or non-use of the heat pump system and trips away during the summer, which have become less frequent in recent years.

We have electric water heater, off peak only, heating/aircon by air/air heat pumps, pellet stove in very cold weather, washing machine and dryer only used during afternoon off-peak hours. Most lighting LED, a few low energy bulbs not yet replaced, fluorescent fixtures in garage and remise.

On some great and glorious day the plain folks of the land will reach their heart's desire at last, and the White House will be adorned by a downright moron.

H. L. Mencken 1880 - 1956

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Re: Electricity consumption

I don't really have an alternative choice, I don't think, as I have two adjoining houses on one meter, and have to have 12kva. I have two chauffe-eaus. I pay €150 per month. I have two radiators in the main house, in the bathrooms, which are on very low 24/7, and a log stove. In the cottage, there is also a log stove, plus three electric radiators. I don't suppose it would pay me to change?

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Re: Electricity consumption

To change what for what?
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<BLOCKQUOTE><table width="85%"><tr><td class="txt4"><img src="/forums/completefrance-forums/cs/Themes/default/images/icon-quote.gif">&nbsp;<strong>Chancer wrote:</strong></td></tr><tr><td class="quoteTable"><table width="100%"><tr><td width="100%" valign="top" class="txt4">To change what for what?</td></tr></table></td></tr></table></BLOCKQUOTE>To change from HC to normal tarif.
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Re: Electricity consumption

look at your annual HC and HP consumption, the whole year not just the winter months, if your annual HC consumption is not at least half of the HP consumption then you are losing money.
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