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AVR Programming Guides
We have some nice AVR code samples to share. Lots of AVR goodies like timers, interrupts, and pin I/O for the beginner.
Watts Tables
Use these tables to help you determine how much various items in your house cost you by the day, month, and year.
Saving Electricity
A list of a variety of ways to help you save money by learning how much it costs to run things.
What is a Kilowatt Hour
Saving money on your electric bill starts with understanding what a kilowatt hour is.
How To Measure Watts
Learn a variety of ways to measure watts in your house.
Read Your Power Meter
By reading your power meter you can get a good idea of how much various electrical devices cost you.
Electronics Fundamentals
Learn some basic electronics fundamentals and see if you enjoy the field of electronics.














Costs Based on 0.20 per Kilowatt Hour

These guides are based on a cost of 0.20 per kilowatt hour. If this is not how much you pay per kilowatt hour, then please go to our How Much Do You Pay Per Kilowatt Hour guide and choose the correct amount.


Baby Monitor
ManufacturerDescriptionStateWattsCost/MonthCost/YearDetails
Gracoimonitor 2791DIGboth units on20.293.48Click Here

Bass Box
ManufacturerDescriptionStateWattsCost/MonthCost/YearDetails
Boston AcousticsPV800 300 Wattlow volume101.4617.52Click Here

Digital Picture Frame
ManufacturerDescriptionStateWattsCost/MonthCost/YearDetails
GoogleGTA-316on10.151.80Click Here

DVR
ManufacturerDescriptionStateWattsCost/MonthCost/YearDetails
TivoSeries 2on253.6543.80Click Here
TivoSeries 1on213.0736.84Click Here

Fan
ManufacturerDescriptionStateWattsCost/MonthCost/YearDetails
QuadraFireWoodstove Blower 160 CFMlow speed243.5042.00Click Here

Game Console
ManufacturerDescriptionStateWattsCost/MonthCost/YearDetails
MicrosoftXBoxplaying game689.93119.16Click Here
MicrosoftXBox 360 203W Power Supplyplaying game15923.22278.64Click Here

Insteon
ManufacturerDescriptionStateWattsCost/MonthCost/YearDetails
SmartLabsAccess Point #2443on10.151.80Click Here
SmartLabsIcon On-Off Module #2856S3on10.151.80Click Here
SmartLabsPowerLinc V2 USB #2414Uon10.151.80Click Here
SmartLabsControlLinc V2 #2430on10.151.80Click Here

Laptop
ManufacturerDescriptionStateWattsCost/MonthCost/YearDetails
FrontPathProGear SE 1050 Table PCidle121.7521.00Click Here
HPPavilion XE3 GFidle223.2138.52Click Here
HPPavilion XE3 GDidle355.1161.32Click Here
HPOmnibook xt6050idle172.4829.76Click Here
HPOmnibook 500idle152.1926.28Click Here

Lightbulb
ManufacturerDescriptionStateWattsCost/MonthCost/YearDetails
BulbMatrix20 watt Compact Fluorescenton182.6331.56Click Here
GE40 watt Applianceon385.5566.60Click Here
GE65 watt Reflector Floodon639.20110.40Click Here
GE60 watt Soft Whiteon558.0396.36Click Here
GE75 watt Soft Whiteon7310.66127.92Click Here
GE4 watt Nightlighton40.586.96Click Here
Philips13 watt Compact Fluorescenton131.9022.80Click Here

Microwave Oven
ManufacturerDescriptionStateWattsCost/MonthCost/YearDetails
Daewoo1100 watt Counter Topon1700248.232978.76Click Here

Monitor
ManufacturerDescriptionStateWattsCost/MonthCost/YearDetails
Hanns GJW199D LCDon365.2663.12Click Here
HPA4576 21" Tubeon9313.58162.96Click Here

PC Speaker
ManufacturerDescriptionStateWattsCost/MonthCost/YearDetails
Altec LansingAVS300low volume50.738.76Click Here
Altec LansingBX1021low volume50.738.76Click Here

Refridgerator
ManufacturerDescriptionStateWattsCost/MonthCost/YearDetails
GEWhirlpool Goldon13419.57234.84Click Here

Stereo Component
ManufacturerDescriptionStateWattsCost/MonthCost/YearDetails
ShureHTS-5300 Logic Decoderon131.9022.80Click Here
SonyStereo Cassette Deck TC-w345both cassettes on40.586.96Click Here
Technics110 Disc CD Changer SL-MC410on60.8810.56Click Here

Stereo Receiver
ManufacturerDescriptionStateWattsCost/MonthCost/YearDetails
JVCRX-1028Vlow volume669.64115.68Click Here

Toaster
ManufacturerDescriptionStateWattsCost/MonthCost/YearDetails
Black & DeckerCountertop Ovenon1430208.802505.60Click Here
Sunbeam4 Sliceon1440210.262523.12Click Here

Vacuum
ManufacturerDescriptionStateWattsCost/MonthCost/YearDetails
iRobotRoomba 550charged30.445.28Click Here

Wireless Headphones
ManufacturerDescriptionStateWattsCost/MonthCost/YearDetails
Radio Shack900 MHz Wireless Headphoneson10.151.80Click Here
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Wednesday, 26-Apr-2017 06:48:52 PDT