Gallery: AT&T Unveils ZERO, a Charger that Eliminates Vampire Power


Did you know that when a phone charger is plugged into an outlet, it still uses power even if not hooked up to a phone? It may not seem like a lot of electricity, but factor in all Americans who engage in this lazy behavior, and the stats are truly shocking: All that wasted juice is enough to power 24,000 homes each year, or brew three-to-four million cups of coffee every day! Luckily, AT&T has a solution. This May, the company will start selling its ZERO charger, a mobile phone charger that eliminates vampire power consumption and charges phones more efficiently.

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1 Comment

  1. iessolar March 19, 2010 at 8:54 pm

    good. I really hate those energy vampires.

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