The price of light falls. Today, Wednesday, September 13, the cost of electricity in the wholesale market (pool) falls although it remains one more day above the barrier of 100 euros / MWh. Therefore, consumers with a regulated tariff should know the price of electricity in detail in each of the time slots of the day, so that they can turn on household appliances at home in the cheapest hours. With this, you will be able to reduce electricity consumption with the washing machine, oven or dishwasher, and save on the electricity bill at the end of the month.
Today's electricity prices fall
The price of electricity today falls to 108.57 euros per megawatt hour (MWh.), according to the Iberian Energy Market Operator (OMIE), which represents a decrease of 6.93% compared to the previous day (116.66 euros / MWh.). It is given the circumstance that the cost of electricity in September has recorded an average cost of 101.93 euros per megawatt hour, compared to 156.42 euros in the same month of 2022. However, today, Wednesday, the gas cap will continue not to apply to the electricity bill as it remains below 60.6 euros / MWh, a situation that is unchanged since last February 27.
The cost of electricity in the wholesale market is transferred daily to the consumer's bill. It also includes the costs of adjustment services, marketing, financing, tolls and charges such as interruptibility or auction deficits, among others. Thus, according to data from Red Eléctrica, the average price of electricity today is 0.1743 euros/kWh, compared to 0.1832 euros kilowatt hour the previous day.
Electricity price in the retail market
Wednesday, September 13: 0.1743 euros / kWh.
Tuesday, September 12: 0.1832 euros / kWh.
Monday, September 11: 0.1838 euros / kWh.
Today's electricity prices and cheap hours
Consumers will enjoy a cheaper electricity bill at the end of the month if they take advantage of the cheapest hours of the day. Therefore, today, Wednesday, September 13, the cheapest electricity tariff for the pocket will be in the early morning and early afternoon.
The price of electricity today, September 13
Specifically, the hour with the cheapest price of light will take place between 05:00 and 06:00 hours, with a cost of 0.125 euros / kWh. It will be the most advisable time of day for consumers to connect their appliances and thus save on their electricity bill at the end of the month.
On the other hand, the hours when it is less advisable to run the washing machine, oven or dryer will be in the evening. And, above all, from 20:00 to 21:00 hours, when the price per kWh will rise to 0.244 euros.