Power consumption and energy usage of electric kettle

An electric kettle is used to heat or boil water, milk, etc. You can make a perfect cup of tea or coffee within a few minutes at a minimum effort if you have an electric kettle at home. The typical power consumption of an electric kettle is 1500 watts.

Enter the wattage, hours of usage, and cost per kWh. The energy usage calculator for electric kettles gives you the total energy consumed by them. Also, you can find how much power your electric kettle consumes.

Energy usage of electric kettle

Average duration of usage per day (Minutes):
Cost per unit*:(Global Electricity rates)
Electricity usage per day:
Usage cost per day:
Usage cost per month:
Usage cost per year:
*The cost is currency independent and same that of cost per unit input given.

Terms and definitions:


Power usage of the device in watts as mentioned on its label.

Cost per unit:

The average cost per unit charged by the electric utility. Every country has different tariff rates. Visit: Global Electricity prices for details if you don’t know how much the utility company charges you per unit or kWH.

Units per day:

The number of units of electricity consumed by the load every day considering the entered operation hours.

Hours of usage:

The number of hours the load is used per day.

The electricity usage depends on the wattage and the number of hours of usage. The utility company charges you for the total kilowatt-hour of energy you have consumed. Kilowatt-hour is the product of the power consumption of the load and the number of hours of usage.

Power consumption of electric kettle

A typical electric kettle consumes 1.5 kWh of energy per hour of usage. That means an hour of usage can cost you 0.18 cents.

Energy usage of electric kettle

An electric kettle consists of a heating element that rapidly heats up powered up. An electric kettle can boil water quicker than a fire or stove. A thermostat is present in the electric kettle which cuts off the power to the heating element when the desired temperature is reached.

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