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Simple Ways to Reduce Energy Usage April 7, 2008

Posted by OldGuy in energy conservation.
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Did you know that you could save money on your energy bill by simply unplugging the charger after you’ve removed your cell phone? Wall warts — or small transformers with plugs attached, like cell phone chargers, that hang from electrical outlets — account for up to 4% of electrical comsumption.  They continue to pull electricity, even after the device they were powering has been disconnected.

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