How Much Does It Cost to Boil a Kettle?

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The approximate cost of boiling a kettle, based on a rate of 8.9p per kwh and a 1.5 litre kettle, the cost is 33p. For further information visit www.ukenergy.co.uk
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it costs about 3p to boil a 1/3 full electric kettle at the moment (5.11.08)
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1. Place as many eggs as you want in your electric tea kettle can fit, leaving space so that the eggs do not touch the heating element. 2. Fill enough water in your electric tea kettle
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"DUNNO"is very near the truth, most kettles are about 3000watts and take about 4 minutes to boil. Electricity is about 12p per unit, so your kettle takes about 36p per hour
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One of the main differences is that you can actually see the water boiling in the pot - so you can monitor the temperature of the water more easily. I've written a bit about it here
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The average kettle holds about 1.5 pints of water. It takes about 2 minutes and 15 seconds to boil a kettle of water, at a cost of 10p/KWh. This means that the kettle would use about 0.9 KWh. Therefore, it costs 0.9p to boil a kettle of water.
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It takes about 2 kWh of electricity to boil water in a kettle. This is exceptionally low and takes much less electricity than other cooking methods. ...
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