How Many Watts of Electricity does a Paper Shredder use?
Real power-use measurements from a paper shredder.
By Rob Cockerham |
How Much Power does a Paper Shredder use
Paper Shredder: 146 Watts
- This substantial paper shredder uses two rollers driven by motors to cut up to five sheets of paper at a time.
- 146 watts
- Watts: 146
- Kilowatts: 0.146 Kw.
- cost per minute: 3 hundredths of one cent (0.03 ¢)
- cost per hour: 1.8¢
- cost per day: 14¢
- cost per month: $2.66
Power use of these items was actually tested. Individual items will vary, but these are the actual measurements.