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Dragons Conductor
11-08-2015

Re: Hot water billing confusion.

Hi there, Have you ever seen the units for the meter readings are shown in the bill, I don't think so. Actually water is measured by the Killo Liters KL, or Cubic Meters m3 which is equal to 1000Liters. If any other Units is used to measure the water volume by water meters, as that's how the meters are constrcuted and tested/calibrated and also pattern approved by the National Measurement Institute, NMI Australia. All new meters shall show these Units of reading on the name plate of the meter an ...
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Dragons Conductor
10-08-2015

Re: Hot water billing confusion.

The similar thing has happened by hot water bills as well. Not only AGL even other retailers can not explain this because the reading are supplied by the local gas distribution network. The issue is that customers can not resolve this with the distributor because they dont entertain complaints directly from the customers. The hot water meter measures the hot water volume in (m3) Cubic meters. The conversion factor is calculated based on the total energy used by the all residents in the apartment ...
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Dragons Conductor
04-10-2017

Re: Hot water billing confusion.

Hi Claire85, Did you check your readings of the meters. See whether those readings are appearing in the bills for the hot water meter last reading. Also the Gas bill has another component of the cooking gas consumption. Please check the meter for that too. Mostly the Hot water component will be the issue. If they are not the same Meter Read and the Last read in the bills (it should be close because the meters were read few days back). Most probably the Data logger will record something else. Let ...
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Dragons Conductor
10-02-2019

Re: Hot water billing confusion.

Hi Soph, Sorry to get back late. Your current reading is 1137.3087Your previous reading is 1131.83 Therefore your consumption is 5.4787Meter measures in Cubic meters, therefore you used 5.4787 cubic meters of hot water1 cubic meter of water is equal to 1000 litersTherefore you used 5.4787x1000= 5478.7 liters water this is equal to units measured 547087 multiplied by 10. this is because the units are 1/10th of a liter (this is confusing) the black/white and red dials are as per cubic meter ...
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