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C/D Removing the plug from the socket saves energy

#1auginistePosted 12/8/2013 11:23:21 PM
topic.
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#2Bazooka_PenguinPosted 12/8/2013 11:29:21 PM
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Standby_power

Probably not a big deal as far as cost goes though.
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#3Rolen47Posted 12/8/2013 11:29:33 PM
Depends on the device. Many devices use a few watts if left plugged in. Some don't use any power. You can use a kilowatt detector to determine how many watts a device draws from the wall.
#4Cobra152004Posted 12/8/2013 11:35:05 PM
C, but usually just barely. I use standby, also known as sleep, and call it good enough.
#5nIMr0D888Posted 12/8/2013 11:48:52 PM
D, turn the damn switch on the outlet off!
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