Can you explain my energy charges?

Can you explain my energy charges?

Electricity is measured in a unit of power called a watt. 1,000 watts is equivalent to 1 kilowatt (kW). Your electricity charge on your bill is in cents per kilowatt hour (c/kWh).


Check the second page of your bill for the c/kWh tariffs.


Gas is measured in cubic meters, but – depending on which state you live in – is charged in either ‘units’ or ‘megajoules’ on your gas bill. 1 unit of gas is equivalent to 1 kWh of electricity.

Supply charges are what gas and electricity retailers (like AGL) charge to supply energy to your home and are displayed as a daily rate on your bill.

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