Saving Energy Through Advanced Power Strips (Poster)

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Advanced Power Strips (APS) look just like ordinary power strips, except that they have built-in features that are designed to reduce the amount of energy used by many consumer electronics. There are several different types of APSs on the market, but they all operate on the same basic principle of shutting off the supply power to devices that are not in use. By replacing your standard power strip with an APS, you can signifcantly cut the amount of electricity used by your home office and entertainment center devices, and save money on your electric bill. This illustration summarizes the different ... continued below

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Christensen, D. October 1, 2013.

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Advanced Power Strips (APS) look just like ordinary power strips, except that they have built-in features that are designed to reduce the amount of energy used by many consumer electronics. There are several different types of APSs on the market, but they all operate on the same basic principle of shutting off the supply power to devices that are not in use. By replacing your standard power strip with an APS, you can signifcantly cut the amount of electricity used by your home office and entertainment center devices, and save money on your electric bill. This illustration summarizes the different options.

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  • Related Information: NREL (National Renewable Energy Laboratory)

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  • Report No.: NREL/PO-5500-60461
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Christensen, D. Saving Energy Through Advanced Power Strips (Poster), article, October 1, 2013; Golden, Colorado. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc845148/: accessed January 20, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.