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  1. Study finds television set top boxes are major energy hogs

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    In 2010, television set-top boxes in the United States consumed approximately 27 billion kilowatt-hours of electricity, equivalent to the annual output of nine average (500 MW) coal-fired power plants, according to recent research by the Natural Resources Defense Council. The researchers...
  2. Flat panel televisions increasingly more energy efficient

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    The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) this week released a study which shows how much more energy efficient flat panel televisions are today than six or seven years ago. The report, produced by research firm TIAX LLC, reviewed power consumption data on best-selling high-definition liquid...
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