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Beware of Energy Vampires: appliances use energy even when not in use

Posted by geeknews at 3:05 PM on December 16, 2004

Energy Vampires, that’s what phone chargers, televisions, video/DVD/CD recorders, and a host of other household appliances were called today by California state legislators who passed a bill to reuire the devices to be more efficient by using less engergy when not in use.

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