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How Much Electricity Does Your PC Consume?

We all know we should put our computers to sleep when we’re not using them, but it’s easy to get lazy and leave them on all day long. But how much money are you actually spending on electricity by doing that? I decided to find out.

The cost of running your computer will vary widely based on a few factors.

Factor 1: Where you live. In the US, the average cost of electricity is about 13 cents per

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