Posted by: ITKE
• Everyday 156 million employees in US, UK and Germany make a decision at the end of their work day to turn off their computers or not.
• 50% of employed adults in the US don’t turn off their PCs after work
• Companies in the US are wasting $2.8 Billions and emitting 20 million tons of carbon dioxide annually
• 56% of employees in the UK and Germany always shut down their PCs and the end of work day
• In Germany and the UK, 285,000 Euros and 168000 pounds are wasted each year, respectively, by a company with 10,000 PC’s
These interesting finding about the wasted power of left on PCs and more can be found on the report published by 1E at: