FAQ: Vampire Energy

2013-05-09T11:53:02-04:00May 9th, 2013|Categories: Frequently Asked Questions|Tags: , |

Q: If my electronics have an off switch (like my television), do I still have to worry about vampire energy? A: Yes.  Vampire energy, also know as phantom energy or phantom load, is the electricity used by electronics that are plugged in but not currently in use.  Both electronics that have off-switches (such as television sets and laptops) [...]