Does Stand by mode take electricity, or hibernation does?

Answer Hibernation actually shuts the computer down, so it will save energy. The way it works is that Windows saves information about it's state before shutting down, and then when it restarts, it reloads... Read More »

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What does the term "stand-by mode mean?

Stand by means that it is in a low power mode, without actually being off, this allows it to turn back on very very quickly, but wastes electricitycorresponding video input just means whatever is g... Read More »

How long does it take to switch electricity suppliers?

The process of switching electricity suppliers generally takes 4 to 6 weeks. Switching providers will not interrupt your service. All that changes is the company that sells you power, not the compa... Read More »

How much electricity does is take to heat water?

In a 40-gallon water heater, bringing the water temperature from 60 degrees F to 140 degrees F uses approximately 7.5 kilowatt hours of electricity. To find your approximate energy cost to heat wat... Read More »

How much electricity does it take to kill a human?

Which wire? The one coming from the wall to the "brick" can easily kill someone. The wire from the "brick" to the computer would not. Yes you can use electrical tape in a pinch but you need to tape... Read More »