Turn It Off

Power Down To Save Energy

by Stephen Von Worley on October 19, 2010

You hear a lot about fuel-efficient cars, smart thermostats, and changing out the incandescents for compact fluorescents – but not so much about one of the easiest energy-savers: turning your computer off at night! Even on idle, that puppy sucks down some serious juice, and while you sleep, it adds up. Nigel Upchurch explains the environmental impact with a slick, memorable animation:

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