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Random Tip: Check Out a Kill-A-Watt

The Minuteman Library Network now has Kill-A-Watts available for check out. If you live in the Boston area, just request one to be delivered to your local library and pick it up at the front desk. It’s a great idea, because it’s the sort of thing that you only use once, and then maybe when […]

Fun with a Kill-a-Watt

We finally got that Kill-A-Watt we’ve been thinking about, and we spent a good part of last weekend running around the house measuring the energy use of every single piece of electronic equipment we own. It was surprisingly fun. It was also a lot of numbers. (See below.) But we could draw a few conclusions from all of them: