Does unplugging items save energy?

Answer According to the U. S. Department of Energy, many home electronics items and appliances continue to use energy if left plugged in--even when the items aren't turned on. These items include televisi... Read More »

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Does unplugging appliances save energy?

On One Hand: Yes, It DoesUnplugging appliances will save energy. All electronics draw power even when they are turned off, including everyday appliances like toasters and microwaves. Appliances do ... Read More »

Energy Savings for Unplugging Your TV & VCR?

It is possible to save energy by unplugging the television and VCR or other electronic video equipment when not in use, however, the cost savings for unplugging them is likely small. There may be o... Read More »

Does unplugging appliances save electricity?

Are you plugged in? If you have ever left rechargers or unused appliances plugged into the electrical outlet, you may be in for a bit of a shock. The U.S. Department of Energy tells us that not onl... Read More »

How much energy do you save annually with energy star products?

The Energy Star program website reports that in 2009 Energy Star products saved energy equivalent to the emissions from 30 million cars. In monetary terms Energy Star products saved Americans aroun... Read More »