Energy Demand Calculator

PCEC Energy Demand LifestyleWatts your demand?

Demand is the amount of power needed to supply every electrical device running in your home or business at a specific point in time. It is the maximum rate at which your household consumes electricity.

Use the energy demand calculator (below) to learn about managing demand and to get a general idea of a family’s summer or winter demand. Please note that actual appliance and model demand may vary depending on the age and efficiency of each device.

Click the buttons to see a representative single-family household’s demand, click summer or winter for a seasonal comparison.