EnergyStar Computer Spec 4.0 Finalized

Posted on Saturday, Nov 25 2006 @ 01:24 CET by Thomas De Maesschalck
EnergyStar Computer Spec 4.0 Finalized - What will it mean for the industry and for consumers? Since 2005, SPCR has been eagerly anticipating the new EnergyStar 4.0 specifications for computers. As reported in our March '05 article, "A New Energy Star... in 2007", the EPA proposed tough new targets for both operational and idle power consumption. After nearly two years of revisions and industry consultations, the final spec has finally been delivered.

How has the new spec been changed since the original proposal, and how will it affect the industry and the computer consumer when it comes into effect July 20, 2007?

Check out the article at SilentPCReview.

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Thomas has been messing with computer since early childhood and firmly believes the Internet is the best thing since sliced bread. Enjoys playing with new tech, is fascinated by science, and passionate about financial markets. When not behind a computer, he can be found with running shoes on or lifting heavy weights in the weight room.

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