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Information

Traditional outlets draw a charge whether a device is connected or not, which makes them inefficient and costly. Gateway Hall dorm rooms have dual port outlets that use no “ghost power” even when devices are still plugged in.

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Energy Savings

This can help reduce plug loads, which saves energy and has significant cost savings. Watch this video on why you should unplug your devices.

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Building Habits

Make unplugging devices when not being used a regular habit, so that wherever you go you can save energy. According to the GSA, plug loads may account for up to 50% of total energy consumption for a high efficiency building.

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'Vampire Energy'

Phantom Energy can also be referred to as 'Vampire Energy'. Watch the video to learn more about Vampire Energy.

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Plug Loads

Read this article from the U.S. General Services Administration to learn more in depth information about plug loads.

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