By Tony Mauro, BC Hydro blog
In the last 30 years computers have become a standard appliance in a lot of households, maybe not as integrated as the HAL 9000 of science fiction movie fame, but still pretty important.
When you factor in the peripherals, such as printers and scanners, you might be surprised how much energy computers actually use. Don't fret though: with a few simple changes, you can reduce the amount of energy your computing needs require.
What is power management?