Last week the New York Times reported about the significant amount of energy that goes into powering all the devices you have plugged in at home even when you think they are turned off. This is a growing challenge worth paying attention to. In fact, it’s estimated that U.S. households spend approximately $100 per year to power devices while they are not in use.
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