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August 01, 2012, 03:46:45 PM
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I'm taking a bit of a poll, and I'm kinda curious who pays how much per kWh and where with who? I'm kinda betting Australia is currently the dearest (or one of).  This information may be useful to anyone that wants to startup a mining Investment company.

Also, no smartarses who get free power (or who steal power from work...)   Grin
I'll add everyone's responses to this first post.

I'll start...

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Price per kWh      |      AUD 20.69c
Current as @       |      March 2012
Provider              |      Ergon Energy
State/Province     |      Queensland
Country              |       Australia                 
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August 01, 2012, 03:52:11 PM
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Price per kWh      |      first 10.95 kWh/day @ 26.84c      Next 10.95 @ 28.05c    The rest @37.73c
Current as @       |      August 2012
Provider              |      Dodo
State/Province     |      NSW
Country              |       Australia                 
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August 01, 2012, 04:24:16 PM
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I'm taking a bit of a poll, and I'm kinda curious who pays how much per kWh and where with who? I'm kinda betting Australia is currently the dearest (or one of).  This information may be useful to anyone that wants to startup a mining Investment company.

Also, no smartarses who get free power (or who steal power from work...)   Grin
I'll add everyone's responses to this first post.

I'll start...

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Price per kWh      |      AUD 20.69c
Current as @       |      March 2012
Provider              |      Ergon Energy
State/Province     |      Queensland
Country              |       Australia                  
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i'm part of an electric commune here in NE texas (near Tyler, Texas, or about 100 miles east-southeast of dallas), so can't switch providers like most ppl in US.

in any case, elec was ~9.9c until I started using >2000kwh, now it's 7.9c

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August 01, 2012, 04:55:13 PM
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Price per kWh      |      USD $.07
Current as @       |      July 2012
Provider              |      Com Ed (Commonwealth Edison)
State/Province     |      Illinois (near Chicago)
Country              |       United States                 
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Price per kWh      |      USD $.02
Current as @       |      July 2012
Provider              |      Duke Energy
State/Province     |      SC
Country              |       United States                 
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August 01, 2012, 05:07:41 PM
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Price per kWh      |      GBP 0.13 Day 0.06 Night
Current as @       |      July 2012
Provider              |      EDF Energy
State/Province     |      Norfolk
Country              |       United Kingdom                  
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August 01, 2012, 09:36:11 PM
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north california

three tiers i dont understand

average baout $0.10/kWh

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August 01, 2012, 10:39:30 PM
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Price per kWh      |      CDN .05-.07 Peak hours 9-5
Current as @       |      July 2012
Provider              |      Power lines Tongue
State/Province     |      Ontario
Country              |       Canada                 
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August 01, 2012, 10:53:19 PM
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north california

three tiers i dont understand

average baout $0.10/kWh

The three you didn't "understand" were provider, which means you have no idea who you pay for your electricity; country, which means you don't know which country California is located in; and current as @, which means you don't know the last time you looked at your bill... I don't get it.  Roll Eyes
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August 01, 2012, 11:23:08 PM
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^^ is giving us pot smokers a bad name Tongue



3 tiers could be On-Peak, Mid-Peak, Off-Peak....



3 different amounts per tier.... eg .10, .07, .05


That's my guess.... I don't pay for power on my mining rigs...

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August 01, 2012, 11:50:16 PM
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Previous post:

How much do you pay for power?
 - http://bitcointalk.org/index.php?topic=64232.0
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August 01, 2012, 11:56:20 PM
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^^ is giving us pot smokers a bad name Tongue



3 tiers could be On-Peak, Mid-Peak, Off-Peak....



3 different amounts per tier.... eg .10, .07, .05


That's my guess.... I don't pay for power on my mining rigs...

That makes more sense. I thought he was just playing dumb...
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August 02, 2012, 02:42:58 AM
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Previous post:

How much do you pay for power?
 - http://bitcointalk.org/index.php?topic=64232.0

Ah man, I used every search term except for THAT one Tongue

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August 02, 2012, 03:22:14 AM
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Price per kWh      |      0.23 Euro (0.28$)
Current as @       |      July 2012
Provider              |      www.evo-energie.de
State/Province     |      Nordrhein-Westfalen
Country              |       Germany                  
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August 02, 2012, 01:27:03 PM
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Located in the Netherlands, also pretty expensive here:

During the day: $ 0.2831
During night: $ 0.2563

But last year the electricity meter was broken for 6 months, and they didn't charge me anything.
I suspected they would just take some average... but no :-D
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Price per kWh      |      0.106 VEB (0.025$)
Current as @       |      July 2012
Provider              |      www.corpoelec.gob.ve
State/Province     |      Bolívar
Country              |       Venezuela                 
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August 02, 2012, 06:53:50 PM
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oh you got some nice power rates up there..... How much is gas? 25 cents a liter?

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oh you got some nice power rates up there..... How much is gas? 25 cents a liter?
Despite being an oil country, 60% of electricity is hydropower, in the state where I live, there is four big dams totaling near 17000MW of power, all in just one river "Caroní", just google it  Grin . Gas: 2.25 cents a liter. Overall economy  Sad

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August 02, 2012, 10:20:58 PM
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did you say $2.25 or .225 cents? per liter

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August 02, 2012, 10:26:36 PM
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did you say $2.25 or .225 cents? per liter

Let me make the numbers again: 0.097VEB/lt. 1USD=4.3VEB. 0.097/4.3=0.0225USD. 2.25cents Wink

Also, I work for the power company and they pay me near $80 monthly as "help" to pay my power bill, there is the dam where I work: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Macagua_Dam Cheesy

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