Should I unplug my appliances and, if so, will I save money on my electric bill?
November 1, 2019, 9:02 a.m. by Vanessa Vadim
Appliances are energy vampires — they draw power even when they're off.
I should have no business loving this smart light system, and yet ...
April 13, 2019, 12:02 p.m. by Christian Cotroneo
The Nanoleaf Light Panels and Rhythm sensor is all fun, no business.
Vampire power is back, and it's thirstier than ever in the new smart home
February 1, 2019, 10:14 a.m. by Lloyd Alter
We're getting more and more smart devices with teensy little idle loads — but they're adding up fast.
U.N. wants to help countries banish incandescent bulbs once and for all
May 27, 2018, 11:17 a.m. by Matt Hickman
New guidelines aid in smooth transition to energy-efficient lighting.
This startup wants to pay you for saving electricity
January 22, 2018, 9:54 a.m. by Matt Hickman
In California, it's easy being green, especially when you're also earning it.
Inefficient vacuum cleaners to be swept from European stores
September 11, 2017, 8:35 a.m. by Matt Hickman
The era of 900-watt-and-higher vacs comes to an end for EU nations.