Tuesday, January 13, 2009

Custom Google search engine to save energy by using black backgrounds to minimise energy use.

Sian Berry of the Green Party said in the Metro Newspaper in July 2007, "If you have the old style of chunky monitor, having most of the screen black does reduce the amount of energy used. But if you have got a flat screen it won't make any difference." ( source: http://www.metro.co.uk/news/article.html?in_article_id=59315&in_page_id=34 )