How much water and energy does a dishwasher use?
|Energy consumption at a time||Annual energy consumption||Annual energy costs|
|A+++-10%||0.73 kWh||211kWh||€ 48.53|
|A+++||0.84 kWh||235.86 kWh||€ 54.25|
|A++||0.89 kWh||251.42 kWh||€ 57.83|
|A+||0.90 kWh||255.67 kWh||€ 58.80|
On the energy label of a dishwasher, you can see exactly what the energy label and the consumption is. An A+++ dishwasher is the most economical. If you have an A+++-10% model, it's 10% more efficient. The energy costs from the table in this article are based on 280 cycles per year (more than 5 cycles per week) and an energy price of € 0.23 per kWh.
To know the water consumption of a dishwasher, look at the number under the tap on the energy label. You multiply the water consumption in liters per year by € 0.0014. This is the average water price per liter. Example: the energy label states that the water consumption is 3080 liters per year. On average, you'll pay € 4.31 per year for water consumption.
Formula energy costs
Do you want to calculate the average energy costs per yea in eurosr yourself? Do this as follows: € 0.23 x average energy consumption in kWh per year (see energy rating).