Most houses in Nairobi have migrated from post paid KPLC meters to pre-paid KPLC meters. How to Know Your KPLC Prepaid Meter Number. With pre-paid Kenya Power meters, you need to buy tokens – similar to airtime scratch cards.. If for some reason you do not know your Kenya Power meter number you can retrieve it from the prepaid meter box. Have you forgotten your prepaid meter account number? The codes to retrieve the Kenya Power meter number depend on the make of the meter box you have.
An electricity meter, electric meter, electrical meter, energy meter, or kilowatt-hour meter is a device that measures the amount of electric energy consumed by a residence, a business, or an electrically powered device.
Electric meter or energy meter measures the total power consumed over a time interval.
Electric utilities use electric meters installed at customers’ premises for billing and monitoring purposes. They are typically calibrated in billing units, the most common one being the kilowatt hour (kWh). They are usually read once each billing period.
When energy savings during certain periods are desired, some meters may measure demand, the maximum use of power in some interval. “Time of day” metering allows electric rates to be changed during a day, to record usage during peak high-cost periods and off-peak, lower-cost, periods. Also, in some areas meters have relays for demand response load shedding during peak load periods.
Here is How to Know Your KPLC Prepaid Meter Number
What you need
This procedure needs you to be at your meter box
The Procedure to Know Your KPLC Prepaid Meter Number
To know your Kenya Power prepay meter number follow the steps below:
ACTARIS press 100 enter or #
HEXING 804 enter or #
CONLOG #100 enter or #
SHENZEN 65 enter
000# and 100# can also work on other meters
If you are not sure of the make of your meter try most of the options above.
The 11 digit meter number will display ,scrolling from right to left
Here is How To buy Kenya Power tokens
- Go to your local electricity vendor
- Supply the operator with the meter number
- Supply the operator with the amount you wish to purchase
- You will receive a 20 digit token printed on a receipt
Well the Kenya Power prepaid tokens are available from vending stations and can also be purchased through MPESA and AIRTEL MONEY 24 hours.