Mr. Green’s Blog: New Limits under Consideration in ENERGY STAR Computers Version 8.0

July 10th, 2018

The ENERGY STAR Computers team met with stakeholders earlier this year to discuss desktop computer categorization for total energy consumption (TEC) limits as groundwork for ENERGY STAR Computers Version 8.0. Studies measuring the TEC for desktop and all-in-one computers have shown the importance of categorization in implementing appropriate energy consumption limits. Effectiveness of ENERGY STAR Computers’ current method for categorization, along with two possible alternatives, was discussed at the meeting.

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