Convert electricity meter reading units into KWH

If you’re looking to change utilities supplier, a price comparison website will ask you to supply your monthly/annual meter readings in KWH (Kilowatt Hours). This enables them to give you their most accurate recommendations.

In the UK, units of energy, whether gas or electricity, are priced in kilowatts hours (kWh).

To find out your usage make a note of how many units you’ve used according to your existing monthly bills. But how do you convert electricity units into KWH?

Electric meter reading to kwh converter

Number of units used?

Your electric usage in kWh:

What about a gas units converter?

Head over to the calculator at The Energy Shop to convert your gas units into KWH as you WILL need a clever little calculator for this. This is because gas is measured in volume and DOES need to be converted into the equivalent KWH number.

Which utilities deal site do I recommend?

You can always rely upon Martin Lewis so check out the Money Saving Expert’s ‘Cheaper Energy Club’ for all the best deals 🙂

Something climate-related while you’re still here?

As you’re energy focused have you ever wondered how much CO2 a transatlantic flight produces?

Old style incandescent lightbulb
That lightbulb moment when you realise electricity units are measured in KWH. Source