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Use your laptop
without a monitor
to help save energy.

Conserve energy by opting to use your laptop rather than a monitor.

According to, laptops are designed to use less energy compared to desktop computers. Additionally, laptops can run for longer periods without requiring a charge when disconnected from monitors. To help further save on energy consumption, put your laptop on power-saving mode and turn the brightness down.

If you are required to use a monitor, try opting for an energy-efficient monitor with a high energy star rating and set up sleep mode to reduce power consumption if you regularly leave your desk.

ActewAGL's energy saving tips are designed to help you take control of your energy use, while reducing your bills and environmental impact. Save with great value energy plans backed by our sustainability promise, supported by 100% local, award-winning service - so you can LIVE A Good Life now and into the future.

For more information about how you can transition to an energy-efficient home visit the SolarHub & ActewAGL Smart Energy Hub today.


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