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150 KWh per month?!? #2655 07/17/01 10:30 PM
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sparky66wv Offline OP
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Whoa!

Check out what our taxes help pay for:

Cheney's electric bill ...

I'm estimating at $0.10 per KWh...

That's some major hair-dryer!


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Re: 150 KWh per month?!? #2656 07/17/01 10:52 PM
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>estimating at $0.10 per KWh...
I get 114 MW-hr per month.

Perhaps did you mean an average constant load of 155 kW (650 A @ 120 V)?

Re: 150 KWh per month?!? #2657 07/17/01 11:11 PM
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$186,000 divided by 12 months = $15,500 per month.

$15,500 per month divided by $.10 per KWh = 155,000 KWh.

Now I'm getting 155MWh (Oops) per month... How'd you get your figures? 114?

I'm missing something here then...



[This message has been edited by sparky66wv (edited 07-18-2001).]


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Re: 150 KWh per month?!? #2658 07/18/01 06:10 AM
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Must be that ******* defib he's gotta use 10X a day!
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Re: 150 KWh per month?!? #2659 07/18/01 11:46 AM
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Must be HVAC for 33 rooms. Wonder who occupies all those rooms? Think anyone is lost in there somewhere?
Glad its not my place!!!

Re: 150 KWh per month?!? #2660 07/18/01 09:02 PM
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>How'd you get your figures? 114?
I used last year's actual; you used this year's estimate.

Re: 150 KWh per month?!? #2661 07/18/01 09:04 PM
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>Must be that ... defib
As was pointed out, the current VP lived there for just one month of the 6 months on which the estimate was based.

Re: 150 KWh per month?!? #2662 07/18/01 09:20 PM
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Well it is our military and federal government. Maybe they actually spend a dollar or two per kwh when all costs are included.

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Re: 150 KWh per month?!? #2663 07/19/01 06:44 AM
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It looks like they could hire a person-in-charge-of-turning-things-on-and-off, pay them $5K a month, and we'd still be ahead.
(the interns are probably afraid of the dark)
Any way you look at it, we foot the bill.

Re: 150 KWh per month?!? #2664 07/19/01 08:10 AM
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Not to mention that if my bill was merely 5% of that (it's about .25% now) the DEA would be ramming my doors down...

I had to edit...forgot to divide by 12 months... (Oops! again...boy that's two this thread...)

[This message has been edited by sparky66wv (edited 07-20-2001).]


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