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Energy Monitors from Library Reveal 'Vampires' in Home


4/26/2010

PEORIA, Ariz. (April 26, 2010) – Kill A Watt™ may sound like a murder mystery, but it’s actually a device that allows people to see just how much energy home appliances use. People can check one out, just like a book, at Peoria’s two libraries.

Understanding how much power electronic devices use around the home is difficult. But people can plug their electronic appliances into the Kill A Watt™ “energy meter” to assess how efficient they are. A liquid crystal display shows consumption by kilowatt-hour (kWh), allowing the tracking of electrical expenses by the hour, day and week.

“Vampire" appliances use electricity even when they are turned off because they go into a standby mode rather than powering down. According to the federal Energy Department, vampire appliances and electronics use about 4-to-5 percent of the energy in an average home. Nationally, that totals about 52 billion kWh per year, or about 26 average-size power plants.

The Kill A Watt™ enables people to reduce costs by finding out what appliances are actually worth keeping plugged in. They also can check the quality of their power supply by monitoring voltage, line frequency and power factor. Such data can reveal if it is time for a new refrigerator or if that old air conditioner is still saving money. It’s like a science project for the entire family.

The program is a partnership between Peoria and Salt River Project. The Peoria Main and Sunrise Mountain libraries each have 25 of the energy meters available for checkout for up to three weeks. Visit library.peoriaaz.gov for locations and hours.