Month: April 2015

Tesla Unveils Renewable Energy For Businesses

In a previous post, I mentioned how Tesla is going to be announcing the release of an energy storage product for the home. What I didn’t highlight is that they…

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3 Pieces of Good News for Earth on Earth Day

There are a lot of great things happening in the renewable energy and consumer electronics space that help the Earth. Below are some recent articles that highlight these advancements. Tesla…

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Special Release: CO2 output

In honor of Earth Day (April 22), we’ve released a new feature on WattDoesItUse that allows you to see the estimated CO2 output for your device, based upon the electricity…

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An Insider Perspective: Solar Power as a Service

The common misconception of solar is that you have to install the solar panels on your house in order to get the benefit. This is not true. There is a…

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4 Ways to Unplug And Enjoy Earth Day

April 22nd is Earth Day and a great time to appreciate all of the good things that the Earth has to offer. It is also a great day to show…

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The Future Of Power Consumption Measurement

WattDoesItUse was created to make it easy for you to find the power consumption for electronic devices in your home. Belkin’s WeMo division has tools that can help with this…

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Look up Dishwasher Power Consumption

We’ve added a new category of products on WattDoesItUse: Dishwashers! You can now find the power consumption for your dishwasher. I have to say, I was surprised—and I think you…

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Look Up Microwave Power Consumption

Microwaves cost more than you might think! With that in mind, we’ve added a new category: Microwaves. An interesting fact about microwaves is that the heating power isn’t the same…

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Watt Does It Use Introduces Informational Resources

We’ve launched a new section of our site called Resources which will include articles on how to measure and save energy. We’ve launched it with an article on how to…

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Look Up Power Consumption of Streaming Media Players

We aren’t slowing down at WattDoesItUse. Today we’ve added a new category: Streaming Media Players. You can now find the power consumption and standby cost of your streaming media player.…

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