Energy saving computers

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Energy saving computers

Post: #82110 Martin
Fri Jan 25, 2008 10:44 am

not generally a newspaper reader (all that waste!!!!), but having just spent another boring week in hospital with an infection, allowed myself the indulgence of a daily newspaper :roll:
.............the Sunday Times had a really good article on green computing (it may still be on their site) - from which I gleaned the following computer suppliers who make genuinely low-consumption machines - http://www.tranquilpc-shop.co.uk/ - http://very-pc.co.uk/
- well worth a look, and allied to Ubuntu, or another flavour of Linux, a great way to save power, and escape the Windoze gas-guzzling spyware treadmill :wink:
http://solarwind.org.uk - a small company in Sussex sourcing, supplying, and fitting alternative energy products.
Amateurs encouraged - very keen prices and friendly helpful service!

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Re: Energy saving computers

Post: #82115 ina
Fri Jan 25, 2008 11:19 am

Martin wrote:not generally a newspaper reader (all that waste!!!!), but having just spent another boring week in hospital with an infection


Oh blast - hope you are OK again!

I'll have to look into that. There are lots of energy saving items out there - I just bought myself a ISE washing machine, which I believe is the best you can get in that way. Do you know anything about them?
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