Electronics usage comprises approximately 9 percent of total energy use in the home. Over the last 5 years alone, electronics usage has increased by 9 percent, with the rise in multiple televisions per household, computers, monitors, lap tops, cable boxes, game consoles, and more.
» Kill-a-Watt in-home electricity monitor Measure the electricity usage of your home’s electronics and appliances. Check out a "Kill-a-Watt" plug-load monitor from the Seattle Public Library! Visit www.spl.org and search for “kill-a-watt”. (Need to see the instructions? Click here .)
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