Water Pumping Costs

Costs pumping water

The costs of pumping water can be calculated as

C = 0.746 Q h c / (3960 μp μm)         (1)


C = cost per hour

Q = volume flow (gpm)

h = head (ft)

c = cost rate per kWh

μp = pump efficiency

μm= motor efficiency

Pumping Cost Calculator

Q - Volume flow (gpm)

h - head (ft)

c - cost rate per kWh

μp = pump efficiency

μm= motor efficiency

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